• Lachlan Tegart

    Lachlan is a Masters student in the School of BioSciences. His research project is investigating the biology of pollen and fungal spores in the air of Melbourne, in particular how it affects people with hay fever. He is a goofy looking guy with glasses and messy brown hair. If he isn't carrying pollen around campus or pipetting various colourless fluids, he is out in the forest looking for pretty fungi, painting or watching way too much Netflix.

  1. Cringe-attacks – learning how to #scicomm

    You know those memories that you think of and immediately undergo a whole body cringe? They’re just the worst. One of my most vivid cringe-attacks was back in …


  2. How to cure hay fever

    I hope you’ve got tissues handy… the Melbourne hay fever season has started. Do you need to top up your supply? Image via Flickr The Melbourne Pollen …


  3. What’s the fuzz with Kombucha?

    You’ve probably heard of it before, and if you haven’t, you’re about to! Kombucha is a new drink phenomenon that is sweeping the world. It is most …


  4. As If Puberty Wasn’t Hard Enough!

    Cast your mind back to what it was like when you first heard this word… puberty. It might have been from a parent, a teacher, friends …