Vanessa Pirotta

Vanessa Pirotta

Dr Vanessa Pirotta is a marine biologist and science communicator.

  • The brilliance of bioluminescence

    Seeing dolphins swim in a new light.

    One of the largest migrations on earth takes place in the ocean every night. Billions of tiny marine organisms kno...

    April 23, 2020
  • Whale watchers into published scientists

    The recovery of humpback whales in Australian waters.

    Every year Australian shores attract both locals and tourists from around the world for the chance to catch a glimpse...

    October 30, 2019

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