Another interesting idea, along the lines of Dance Your Thesis and The Charles Prize for Poetry, is this challenge to write your dissertation as a haiku... Sounds like another fantastic way to procrastinate while telling yourself that, technically, it IS work related!
Dr Caitlin Symeis a palaeontologist studying the taphonomy (preservation state) of fossil non-avian dinosaurs, crocodiles and fish from the Winton Formation, Queensland, Australia. Think forensic science or CSI for fossils, and you're on the right track!
Posts on this blog focus mainly on vertebrate palaeontology and taphonomy, as well early career researcher (ERC) productivity tips and insights.