The Register: 15th June 2017

I was interviewed for The Register about data visualisation in virtual reality (VR) AR and VR in data visualisation – can it ever be useful to our puny human minds?. I talked about the some of the key lessons we

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DNA Digest: 20th September 2016

I co-wrote an article about the DataSHIELD project that I co-ordinate and work on, it features in DNA Digest – a genomics data sharing community website. We discuss the issues around datasharing in the biomedical/ epidemiological sciences and why the

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EPIC Games – Wellcome Trust Big Data VR Challenge: March-July 2015

Over the spring/summer our research group (Data 2 Knowledge) was invited to participate in the EPIC Games-Wellcome Trust Big Data VR Challenge. Data 2 Knowledge, ALSPAC and the MRC IEU provided the science perspective for games developers who were challenged

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WIRED: 26th March 2015

I was interviewed by WIRED magazine about Data to Knowledge and ALSPAC involvement in the EPIC Games and Wellcome Trust Big Data and VR Challenge. This competition brings the games industry and academic researchers together – with games developers pitching

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Research Information: 16th March 2015

Daniela Duca from Jisc wrote up an article about the Research Data Spring sandpit 1 workshop for the online magazine Research Information. Refining the brightest and best new ideas in research data management highlights a DataSHIELD sub-project I am PI

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British Science Festival: 6th – 11th September 2014

I was selected to work as a press office volunteer during the British Science Festival. As an ex BSA media fellow I knew how things ran from a journalist’s perspective. My duties over the week were mainly to assist the

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British Science Association Media Fellowship: August 2012

Picked from around 200 applicants I won a coveted British Science Association media fellowship in 2012.  I was placed with the Science Editor Dick Ahlstrom at the Irish Times in Dublin. During my fellowship I feel I experienced the full

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THE Interview: Huygens Landing 14th January 2005

I was interviewed by THE about the Huygens landing whilst attending the UK press conference. Within three months of starting my astrobiology Ph.D. at the Open University I was invited to attend the UK press conference for the Huygens landing

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