My SelectScience Articles

I am currently working as an Editorial Assistant at SelectScience, an online science publishing and communications company. Here, I am responsible for writing articles, managing online content, optimising all content for SEO, and reviewing performance of content and suggesting changes.

These are a few examples of some of the work I have produced whilst working with this award-winning company.

My Published Science Articles

I have written science articles for an online magazine called Insight. These articles are on a topic of my choice that I believe to be fresh and interesting. They are required to be engaging and easy to read, whilst remaining informative. I also like to add a dash of humour!

This website is unfortunately no longer live so these articles are backed up PDF versions (hence the odd formatting).

The potentially magic health benefits lurking in a humble curry spice

For all you curry lovers out there - and curry is our nations favourite cuisine -good news! Turmeric, the brightly coloured spice found in curry powder, boasts an enormous array of health benefits, including newly discovered improvements to memory and mood. So slap on the seconds!Turmeric has pretty special properties because it contains the substance Curcumin, which gives this spice its vibrant yellow colour. The natural healing ability of this substance is due to its incredible anti-in

Psychedelics mind mending powers reported to help treat depression

Depression can be a crippling mental illness, hindering the lives of more than 300 million people globally . Perhaps one of the most common mental illnesses - with 7.8% of people in Britain affected - it is apparent that the quest for long-lasting effective treatment is of particular importance; an ongoing mission to conquer this sometimes fatal hijacker of the mind.Currently, there are a number of treatments available: cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), individual and/or group face-to-face ps

Restaurant and Travel Reviews

A review of my favourite restaurant for a local food and drinks guide magazine in Bristol, and holiday house reviews for Sawday's Canopy and Stars.