Dr. Niamh Shaw is a performer, science communicator and STEAM ambassador with two degrees in engineering not to mention a PhD in science! She is inspired by the overview effect experienced by astronauts upon seeing Earth for the first time, and wants to use the perspective of space to consider smarter and more sustainable alternatives for all Earth citizens.
Her new book Dream Big: An Irish Woman’s Space Odyssey, from Mercier Press, Niamh describes her life through science and personal anecdotes. Niamh will be launching Dream Big on Facebook at 6pm on Thursday 8 October 2020. This is an online event only