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Stories by Alex Jackson and SoapboxScience

Bill Bryson: A Champion of Science and Science Communication

The popular author embarked a decade ago on his eye-opening journey of research for the acclaimed science book A Short History of Nearly Everything. At that time, he could never have envisaged the popularity and esteem his book would be held in today

May 8, 2014 — Alex Jackson and SoapboxScience
An Intrepid Look at Winter with Climate Scientist and Adventurer Felicity Aston

An Intrepid Look at Winter with Climate Scientist and Adventurer Felicity Aston

Felicity Aston is a British adventurer, climate scientist and STEM advocate, who in 2012 became the first woman to ski solo across Antarctica.At 23, Felicity left the UK to spend three years living and working in the Antarctic as a meteorologist with the British Antarctic Survey atRothera Research Station.On her return, she was part of [...]

December 31, 2013 — Alex Jackson and SoapboxScience

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