Swindon - Jan 2023 & 2024
Join me in Wiltshire at the Swindon Astronomy Club in Liddington Village Hall for a talk on my latest book on imaging instruments used in space exploration.
Open to the members of the Swindon Astronomy Club.
Warminster - 13 Oct 2022
Join me in Warminster for a talk on exoplanets in the light of the newly launched James Webb Space Telescope.
Open to the members of the Starquest Astronomy Club.
Reading - 17 Sept 2022
Join me at 7 pm at the St Peter's Church Hall in Reading for a talk on exoplanets in the light of the newly launched James Webb Space Telescope.
Open to the members of the Reading Astronomical Society.
Monmouth - 13 Sept 2022
Join me in Wales at the science department, Monmouth (Boys’) School on the 13th of September. The talk will have for theme the Ocean Worlds of our Solar System and their habitability. The talk is based on my first book.
Open to the members of MARS: Monmouth Astronomical Research Society.
Feedback from Past Events
"A tour de force presentation on what JWST might tell us about exoplanets in the coming year. His visit to the Herschel Museum of Astronomy is one to remember and we'll be having him back very soon."
"I asked a group of Year 11 students and the feedback was extremely positive. Great slides and info, exactly the right length, very interesting".
"The students found it engaging and thought-provoking, and it was exactly in line with their GCSE studies. Thanks very much!"
"I thought it was fascinating, and the students were highly engaged; definitely appropriate for our most able Year 8 students".
Objectives of my Talks and Workshops:
▶︎ Introduces key concepts in Space & Earth science.
▶︎ Encourages students to process and evaluate their ideas, reinforcing critical thinking.
▶︎ Provides businesses with novel approaches to their challenges.
▶︎ Promotes scientific reasoning and the importance of inquiring.
▶︎ Reflects on the impact of science in our world.
▶︎ Provides a better understanding of our origins and what lies ahead.