In Class With… Rob “Krill Whisperer” King

Get access to the biggest names and brightest minds in STEM with our In Class With… series.

Marine Research Facility Specialist, Rob King aka The Krill Whisperer took on questions from school students around Australia in this exclusive In Class With… event.

With questions about his career pathway, the design process and advice for students, Rob King inspires students to do what they love and make the most of opportunities.

For students learning about the use and influence of science, and human impact on the environment, this In Class With… will inspire, engage and answer all the big questions!

Video Length: 23 min

Take Part:

You can ask your questions to an inspiring scientist as our next In Class With… event!

This time, we are quizzing tropical ecologist, reptile biologist and explorer, Dr. Georgia Ward-Fear!

Stay tuned to find out more about this event and get ready to submit your questions.

Dive Deeper:

The number of krill populations has dropped drastically and we need your help to find out who is responsible.

Download the activity to read the information about the local inhabitants of the Antarctic to see if you can solve the mystery!


This resource is supported by the Australian Antarctic Division.

The Royal Institution of Australia is the official education partner of the Australian Antarctic Division

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Years: R-12


Biological Sciences

Chemical Sciences

Earth and Space Sciences

Physical Sciences

Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering

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