Hayley Gillespie is an artist-scientist with a Ph.D. in ecology, evolution and animal behavior. She studies endangered species, writes for the biocreativity blog and owner/director of Art.Science.Gallery. in Austin, Texas. Hayley enjoys finding new ways to merge art & the science of biology through outreach activities, writing and multimedia projects.
Science Under the Stars is a free public outreach lecture series in Austin, Texas. Events start at 7:30pm outdoors at Brackenridge Field Laboratory, 2907 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, Texas 78703. Arrive early for refreshments and fun activities for kids of all ages!
Plants On Fire! Fire is a natural part of Texas plant and animal communities. Too little fire has altered our savannas and woodlands and put them at risk for catastrophic wildfires. This talk will explore how prescribed fire can be used to restore endangered species, manage invasive species, and reduce extreme wildfire risk. All lectures […]