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Coffee & Geography S01E11 Lucy Eckersley (UK)

Coffee & Geography S01E11 Lucy Eckersley (UK)

Update: 2021-08-14


Kit talks to The Punk Biologist, Lucy Eckersley (she/her) over a classic brew of Yorkshire Tea (& kombucha!), chatting about amine, exploding leeches, living in Nagasaki, amongst other things! A certain 'mini geographer' also makes a cameo appearance!

Lucy is a wildlife biologist by training and uses her knowledge to talk to young people interested in careers in veterinary and animal sciences. She is also a presenter and stand up comic, focusing on stories of field work gone wrong!

Some links to things mentioned in the chat:
- Lucy’s YouTube channel: (includes the full video of the CBBC clip)
- 'Walking The Wall for Will' fundraiser for CARE:
- Live, Laugh, Lovecraft D&D podcast (
- 'Caper' outdoor educational app (

Expand your Geography community by connecting with Lucy via Twitter (, Instagram ( and her website (

The chat was recorded on 6th June 2021

==About Coffee & Geography==

The aim of ‘Coffee & Geography’ is to get to know, explore and celebrate the diverse & intersectional range of people and their love for the world. We’ll have fun exploring all the myriad of ways that connects your life to geography. Wait – you don’t think you’re a ‘geographer’? Well, that’s ok! If you have a love and passion for the world then you probably are more than you know.

If you're interested in being a guest or want to find out more, then visit There you will also find an interactive map to explore the locations of guests and the brews that they drink!

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The Coffee & Geography Podcast is a 'Geogramblings' production, hosted and produced by Kit Rackley (they/them). The podcast is supported by generous donations via, and takes advice from an advisory board of volunteers.








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Coffee & Geography S01E11 Lucy Eckersley (UK)

Coffee & Geography S01E11 Lucy Eckersley (UK)

Kit Rackley (Geogramblings)