I'm in the field (Tanzania) weighing a rat with a Pesola Scale.
I am identifying an African Giant Pouched rat with a microchip reader.
I'm in the lab (Oklahoma State University) identifying a rat with a microchip reader.
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DNLee is a biologist and she studies animal behavior, mammalogy, and ecology . She uses social media, informal experiential science experiences, and draws from hip hop culture to share science with general audiences, particularly under-served groups.