When you travel to, or even move to a foreign country, you’re bound to run into some difficulty sooner or later. As many of you know from some of my … Continue Reading How does the Aussie cross a Dutch road?
As I currently write this article, it has been 28 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall. Over the years, I’ve always wondered why the heck The Hoff was … Continue Reading Ironic Estonia – Don’t you think?
Confirmed: Taraustralis heads to Noordwijk, the Netherlands on October 8th, 2017. Each year, the European Space Agency (ESA) opens its doors to the general public for a day of space, … Continue Reading Confirmed: Taraustralis heads to #OpenESTEC
You know those stupid “last year this time” memories that pop in your Facebook news feed? From my personal experience, Facebook normally gets it wrong and it’s some stupid terrible … Continue Reading Be a Lucky One
Just the other day, when I returned home from over 20 hours of travel, I crawled into bed and closed my eyes. A few minutes went by. When I opened … Continue Reading Thanks for the Memories
How did ten exhausted volunteers from the Space Studies Program (SSP) pull over the most epic of all weekends to the Aran Island? With creativity of course! “Unique” was on … Continue Reading All-Aran Adventure
Here at SSP we have the ever important lanyard. It’s a cord that we hang around our neck that has our name, flag of country and our computer log in … Continue Reading Hanging up the lanyard
It was a pivotal moment for me. I experienced a moment where I felt like I had finally come full circle. Let me explain. When I was a teenager, I … Continue Reading How I took a shower with 20 people
What happens when the #SSP17 Human Performance in Space (HPS) spacecraft crash lands on a remote planet you’ve never been to? You get rescued, of course! This was the very … Continue Reading How Not to Land on a Planet: A Space Study
The great thing about being a part of the External Relations team at the International Space University’s (ISU) Space Studies Program (#SSP17) is all the great adventures I get to … Continue Reading My Irish Time Warp
Ever trained like an astronaut before? Me neither – until now! Myself along with the Space Studies Program participants in Human Performance in Space Department stretched our worthy sea legs … Continue Reading Train like an Astronaut
Yes, my luggage went missing – AGAIN. And this time, I was pretty impressed! My luggage probably went missing just at the very start of my last adventure. This is … Continue Reading The curious case of the missing luggage – AGAIN
I just pulled off the most Australian thing I have ever done whilst overseas. Let me explain…. It’s a beautiful day today in Tübingen, Germany. The song birds are singing, … Continue Reading Surfin’ Tübingen
Um guys… I just shocked myself. I somehow engineered three months of my life into my green camping back pack. Seriously. Now, I’m not exactly sure where this little bit … Continue Reading Pack like a Ninja
Wanna become the office hero without really trying? Easy! Be brave and extend that holiday LIKE A BOSS! That’s right! Get those rumours started back home before you’re even back … Continue Reading Holiday Office Hero
Scotland was one of those “last minute” adventures I decided to go on. It was never on the cards but it was snowing at my next destination and I wanted to avoid … Continue Reading The Most Magical Bathroom in Scotland