Mike Adamson holds a Doctoral degree from Flinders University of South Australia. After early aspirations in art and writing, Mike returned to study and secured degrees in both marine biology and archaeology. Mike has been a university educator since 2006, has worked in the replication of convincing ancient fossils, is a passionate photographer, a master-level hobbyist, and a journalist for international magazines. Short fiction sales include to Hybrid Fiction, Weird Tales, Abyss and Apex, Daily Science Fiction, Compelling Science Fiction, and Nature Futures. Mike has placed some 115 stories to date.