LOL! I actually think this is a really cute name for a research vessel and I don’t think it lowers credibility. I think people are intimidated by science a little and this makes it approachable. Also, science needs to be fun! It needs to be encouraged! People need to embrace it instead of just putting it down like we do in the U.S. So I really think they should go with Boaty McBoatface. Read the full article HERE
Plus, it really does have a big boaty face….