Last Sept I gave a TEDx talk on the PEST and my journey in astronomy.  It was held in front of a live audience at the beautiful Western Australian Museum ‘Boola Bardip’.  Check out the whale skeleton!  Read More →

The email a few weeks ago said; “Thank you again for publishing with us. As a thank you to our accepted authors, you are invited to receive a one year complimentary personal subscription to Nature.” Now the first copy has arrived on my desk.  This may not seem a big deal, but Nature is probably the most prestigious multi-disciplinary science journal in the world – the wave nature of particles, the structure of DNA, nuclear fission and plate tectonics were all first announced in its pages. And I’m receiving it as an author, on publication in Nature Astronomy of the the first TESS planet discoveriesRead More →