Outreach

I have led and assisted with many outreach events for both astronomy and Wikimedia, including:

  • Lead organiser of a Planck stand at the Royal Society Summer Exhibition, the Bluedot music festival, and the RSSE satellite event at the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester (2016).
  • Lead organiser of Planck stands at Science Spectacular, University of Manchester (2013, 2014).
  • Presented Planck data at “Watch the Skies” at JBO (2014).
  • Assisted in Planck stands at the Royal Society Summer Exhibition (2013), Big Bang Fair (2010).
  • Presented “Ask an Astronomer” sessions, led behind-the-scenes tours and assisted with star parties at Jodrell Bank Observatory and Discovery Centre; given tours of the QUIJOTE and GroundBIRD telescopes at IAC.
  • Run editathons and training sessions via Wikimedia UK (2008-2016).

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