The Lionfish Project: A Summary

I’m going to be honest- coming back to school after a summer in the Florida Keys has been a bit of an adjustment for me. Of course it’s wonderful to see so many familiar faces around campus, many of which are fellow seniors who share this denial that this is our last year as undergrads […]

Nat Geo Post: Truth About Getting Stung by a Lionfish

New post for National Geographic is up and running. Ever wonder what it’s like to be stung by a lionfish? According to divemaster Mike Ryan, it won’t kill you, but it’ll make you wish you were dead. Check out part of my newest article and see the full article here. “It won’t kill you, but it’ll […]

Nat Geo Post: Top 5 Myths about Lionfish

There’s been a lot of buzz surrounding the lionfish invasion in the Western Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico. With the invasion being a relatively new phenomenon (at least to most people), there’s bound to be some misinformation flying around. Below is part of my National Geographic Explorer’s Journal post about  the top five misconceptions about lionfish […]