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Cosmos magazine interview

I meant to post this last year when it actually took place, but in between waiting for image permission, going on maternity leave and having the baby, it got postponed!
In late 2013 I was approached by a journalist, Fiona Gruber, about doing an interview on my research for the Australian popular science magazine, Cosmos. I spent a couple of very enjoyable hours talking to Fiona by Skype, and the result (after protracted editing wrangles about accuracy- not with Fiona!) came out pretty nicely. Here's the link. Click through below for more photos, including some prancing about on campus with binoculars!

Image: Markel Redondo; used with permission.


Image: Markel Redondo; used with permission.

The photoshoot was done here on campus in Bordeaux, and I have to thank the team (Markel Redondo and partner) who managed to make me feel relaxed despite feeling very awkward having a massive camera in my face at all angles; it felt a bit like the scene in that 90s kids sci-fi Flight of the Navigator! It's also very cool to have been photographed by someone who has done a Terry Gilliam portrait!

A few of the lovely photos that Markel very kindly gave me permission to use- go check out his other photography, it's stunning, especially his witnessing the Holocaust series.


Image: Markel Redondo; used with permission.


Image: Markel Redondo; used with permission.


Image: Markel Redondo; used with permission.


Image: Markel Redondo; used with permission.









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