Claudia Clarkson, a Honours student in the Department of Food Science at Otago University talks about her research into the benefits of eating insects, both for your diet and for the environment. Advertisements
Amy Dowdle, a PhD student in the Department of Pathology, talks about her research into the development of embryos and particularly looking at when they take on their own identity.
Aless Smith, a Masters student in Marine Science, talks about her work in measuring the levels of sediment in the Otago Harbour, and how she involves local school kids in her studies.
Saeideh Babashahi, a PhD student in Economics at Otago University, talks about her studies into how Governments can best understand how to prioritise funding for research into non-communicable diseases.
Lisa Kremer, a PhD student in the Departments of Pharmacy and Medicine at Otago University, talks about her research into the effectiveness of current testing regimes for eye problems in premature babies.
Jamie McAulay, a PhD student in Zoology, talks about his research into stoats, and how he is assessing the threat they pose to New Zealand’s endangered species by exploring new ways to analyse what they eat.
Sven Stadtmann, a PhD student in the Zoology, talks about his studies into how to find the best places to establish new communities of endangered species, and specifically the Takahe.