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4.2 When Galaxies Collide - Prof Lisa Harvey-Smith

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This week we visit the eery "Dome Floor" which houses the main telescope at the Western Sydney University Observatory in Werrington, west of Sydney. We had a fascinating talk with Lisa Harvey-Smith who is an astronomer, astrophysicist, science communicator and an athlete. She was also a host on ‘Stargazing’ with Brian Cox and was involved in the ‘Square Kilometre Array’. In this episodes we talk about her journey in sports and science, the challenges faced by women in STEM, Sci-com, and her book: ‘When Galaxies Collide. You can purchase her book from https://goo.gl/XxEmHc

https://lisaharveysmith.com/

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#29 Running an F1 Team with Blaze Racing

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This week we talk to two F1 in schools teams from Girraween High School, Enzo Velocita and Blaze Racing. F1 in schools is a fantastic worldwide, multidisciplinary program run by Formula 1 to develop marketing, design, communication, engineering and team work skills in high school age children. Blaze Racing are set to compete in Australia's national competition held in Tasmania next March.