Claire Asher

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Freelance science writer, performer and comedian interested in biology, ecology and conservation.

Available for science writing, editing, interviews and live events.


5th August 2021

Brave Green World has been featured in Nature Climate Change!

2nd August 2021

The recording of Chris Forman's and my talk about Brave Green World for MIT Press Live is avaialble to Watch on YouTube.

3rd July 2021

On the 13th July, I'll be giving a talk with Dr Chris Forman for MIT Press Live about our book, Brave Green World. Free tickets avaialble here.

21st May 2021

This Monday (24th May) I'll be appearing on another episode of Radio 4's Nature Table, hosted by Sue Perkins. Season 2 Episode 4 aires at 6.30pm BST on BBC Radio 4.

8th April 2021

Mongabay very kindly invited me on to their podcast to talk about my recent Planetary Boundaries article, you can listen to the full interview here

5th April 2021

If your copy hasn't arrived yet or you'd like a sneak speak, Fast Company Magazine have published an excerpt from Brave Green World: "Everything from smartphones to housing can be built without waste. Here's how"

1st April 2021

Yesterday Mongabay published the first in their new series, "Covering the Commons", which is focussed on humanity's stewardship over the nine Planetary Boundaries that keep Earth stable. I'm honoured that they chose me to write the introductory piece, "The nine boundaries humanity must respect to keep the planet habitable".

30th March 2021

Today's the big day! Brave Green World is out now!

10th November 2020

I'm joining a fantastic line-up of zoology comedians on the 2nd December for Zoo-Lol-Ogy! 2.0 - Look Zoo's Talking Now!

9th November 2020

I had a great time today recording for Nature Table Series 2, launching early next year.

25th September 2020

My brand new podcast Robot Talk launched today - check out the first episode here!

26th July 2020

My book, "Brave Green World", co-authored with Chris Forman, will be released in March 2021, and is available to pre-order now!

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