Author Archives: Helen Man

From shrinking violet to science centre stage

10 years ago, if anyone had told me that I would be presenting back to back live science theatre shows in front of audiences of over 80 people on stage then I would have eaten my socks. Believe it or not, but I used to be the most bashful human being alive with every school report mentioning how I was ridiculously shy and quiet.… Read more

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Jumping joy for Jupiter

Having studied for a degree in biology, physics was never my forte. However since working at the science centre I have discovered a hidden interest in astronomy and the stars. The planetarium is my favourite part of Life, featuring many exciting shows exploring different aspects of space ranging from the history of the moon to whether we are considered aliens!… Read more

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