April 4, 2009

Good Morning Everyone! Its Day 2!!!

I feel like I’ve barely had any sleep, I’ve just looked out of the window and what a surprise, its raining. This will mean a drop […]
April 3, 2009

Snooze Time

Its time to get some shuteye I think before I set off again on the journey and a half to Harewood House from Manchester, I’m feeling […]
April 3, 2009

100 hrs of ExoPlanets!

Right now on the webcast, the astronomers from france are analysing data of exoplanets LIVE on the webcast, you can’t get better than that now for […]
April 3, 2009


oooh, I can’t say enough how fantastic GALEX is as an instrument, I’m using this instrument at the moment to build a catalogue of Galaxies. A […]
April 3, 2009

Yorkshire Planetarium earlier today

So, the first show started at 1pm today and I was a little bit nervous as this was my first crack at presenting a show in […]
April 3, 2009


One of my favourite instruments of all time, SOHO is online now with the live webcast, I have to say as an astronomer as well as […]
April 3, 2009


As suspected as I reached the planetarium today I couldn’t connect to the internet, how frustrating! Tomorrow I will find a solution but for now it […]
April 3, 2009

Good Morning Everyone!

I’m now on the train to Leeds and my journey began just under two ours ago from my home in Manchester, today will be a very, […]
April 2, 2009

Preparing for 100 Hours of Astronomy part 2

So I made it through most of today without boring the kids doing the live disaster session today, hooray! some of them knew what a global […]