Canticum Megapterae – Song of the Humpback Whale

Sara Niksic

Winner 2021 2021 Science Engagement

Sara Niksic is a PhD student at Sea Mammal Research Unit, University of St Andrews, studying the evolution of humpback whale song. For over a decade she has been developing innovative approaches to science engagement, with art as her main tool. Lately she has been focusing on music for communicating her bioacoustics research and engaging artists from all over the world. Sara is the founder of Inner Child, an interdisciplinary project that connects the worlds of science, art and music.