Babble Talks are brain-quenching events for the sleep-deprived new parent. Guest speakers present interesting topics in an informal setting. Bring your baby and meet other new parents! Parents, partners and friends are welcome too.
Can Whisky Save the Wildcat?
The Scottish wildcat is going extinct, in fact, it may already be extinct, we just don't know... Hunting and habitat loss are secondary issues for this medium-sized predator. Find out what their biggest problem is, and how whisky could be the way to save them.
Lucy Eckersley, also known as Punk Biologist, is a live and dead animal wrangler. She has worked with animals from seals to stick insects, and her recent research has looked at the last remaining wild cat in Britain. She is also a science comedian and presenter working at venues across the country.