Biologist, Science Communicator, Writer, TV Presenter

Simon Watt

Simon Watt MRes, BSc

Simon Watt is a biologist, writer, science communicator and TV presenter. He runs “Ready Steady Science”, a science communication company committed to making information interesting and takes science based performances into schools, museums, theatres and festivals.  He is MC/president for life of the “Ugly Animal Preservation Society” which is a comedy night with a conservation twist.  As a writer he has written dozens of articles for national newspapers and websites including The Times, The Sunday Times and the Huffington Post. He is perhaps best known as a presenter on the BAFTA winning documentary series Inside Nature’s Giants and the Channel 4 special The Elephant: Life After Death.