Dr Claire Asher is a science writer, blogger and communicator, with a background in evolutionary biology.
I'm thrilled to announce that I'll be joining cohort 2 of the Talent Factory, created by the remarkable Steve Cross. Watch this space for lots of new gigs, events and other cool projects over the next 12 months!
I'll be performing more stand-up comedy with a science theme for Science Showoff at the Spread Eagle in Croydon on the 10th August.
I'll be performing in Cambridge for the first time later this month for The Variables Present: An Evening of Science Variety @ The Portland Arms. Tickets here.
I'll be performing some brand new material for Science Showoff at the Star of Kings later this month - find out more here.
A few months ago I sat down with the wonderful Florence Schechter for her Youtube series "Smashed Science" - we drank some wine, and we talked about the weird, wonderful and unbelievable mating systems evolution has dreamed up. Check out the video here (may be unsuitable for younger viewers).
I'm really excited to be joining the British Science Association panel discussion on mediums of science communication at the SciComm Primer on the 21st October. If you haven't already got a ticket for the day, I'd thoroughly recommend clicking here.
I'm guest curating @Biotweeps this week over on Twitter - come and join the conversation! I'll be talking about my PhD research, as well as past projects and my favourite science, from evolution to conservation and genetics.