• Katherine Walker

    Katie is a M. Sci. Epidemiology student, and prior to joining Science Communication, she researched dengue fever outbreaks, taught biomedical science to high school students, and studied biology at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.

  1. Climbers Battle the Extremes of Mount Everest for Science

    Every year, adventurers and thrill seekers dare to climb the tallest mountain on earth, Mount Everest. In the freezing cold peaks of the Himalayas, a community …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/19/climbers-battle-the-extremes-of-mount-everest-for-science

  2. Possibilities: The Fusion of Art and Science Opening Night Exhibition.

      There is a myth about the brain you may have heard at some point in your life – that we are either left-brained or right-brained, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/04/possibilities-the-fusion-of-art-and-science-opening-night-exhibition

  3. Biohacking – DIY of the future

    Science fiction loves exploring the idea of upgraded humanity.  For example, some characters have superhuman strength and defense abilities due to mechanical exoskeletons, like Tony Stark …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/21/biohacking-diy-of-the-future

  4. Before I Forget

    If you’re like me, you may have experienced a creeping sensation that your cognitive functions aren’t what they once were. Did I really turn off the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/22/before-i-forget