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Apr 25, 2022

Love science and conservation? Want to discover new ways to protect our species? Elle Kaye chats with guests who work within the science genre, but whose job titles may need a little unpacking. Strap in for entomology, taxidermy, diaphonization, pet remains, human pathology and all those that work with specimens.

In episode 033 Elle chats with Dr. Ben Garrod about his work: from primatology and evolutionary biology to broadcasting and lecturing. Ben discusses the objective behind his new children’s book series ‘Extinct’ and how he helps empower children about conservation. Ben discusses what it means to be a scientist and his thoughs on how the subject is intersectional and multi-faceted.

Dr. Ben Garrod Socials

Dr. Jane Goodall Institute


Royal Vet Collage

Darwins Finches

University of East Anglia

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Youth STEMM Awards

Ben’s Books ‘EXTINCT’

Ben’s TEDX Talk

Elle Kaye socials

Podcast socials

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