The Buzz S3, E1: Are we entering a new space age?
The Buzz podcast 28th April 2022
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Have you heard? The Buzz is back!
Once again we’re asking some of the biggest questions in science and engineering; and once again we’ve enlisted the help of our incredible academics.
Getting us off to a stellar start is Dr Ciara McGrath, Lecturer in Aerospace Systems in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, and – very impressively – the Institution of Engineering (IET) Young Woman Engineer of the Year.
Here she tackles a question that’s astronomical in both senses of the word: Are we entering a new space age?
With lots of talk of billionaire astronauts, space tourism and venturing further than we’ve ever gone before, it’s the perfect blast-off for season three. Dr McGrath talks about the future of the space industry, the potential of satellites, and much, much more.
So buckle up – and listen up – in T-minus three, two, one…
Dr Ciara McGrath
Find out more on some of the topics we discuss at the links below:
- On a (space) mission to inspire young women engineers: Dr Ciara McGrath
- Dr Ciara McGrath TEDx: Revolutionising space with your very own satellite
- SOAR (Satellite for Orbital Aerodynamics Research)
- Six ways satellites make the world a better place
- Sentinel Hub EO Browser; Explorer
- The Buzz S2, E5: What can we learn from the Moon?
- The Buzz S2, Ep1: Do aliens exist?
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