Confirmed: Taraustralis heads to Darmstadt, Germany, for the ESA’s #Sentinel2Go conference March 6-7 2017! The Sentinel is an Earth observation mission developed by ESA as part of the Copernicus Programme to perform terrestrial observations in support of … Continue Reading Sentinel2Go
I just had a “moment.” I just experienced a feeling that is quite possibly the oddest case of Ireland Sickness I have ever experienced. It’s a bit like getting overwhelmed … Continue Reading Little Green Rock
Know you’ve got an awesome idea? Do you think you’re on the brink of something? Then, why not apply for the Taraustralis 2017 mentorship! Just a few months back, I … Continue Reading Taraustralis 2017 mentorship!
It’s 6:45 in the morning on Australia Day. I’m just on the outskirts of Sydney, Australia at this place called Little Bay Beach. It’s kinda like this secret beach that only the locals … Continue Reading When the sun forgets to wake up
Wow! I just had one heck of an incredible past few days all thanks to NASA! NASA, in association with OrbitalATK, launched the CYGNSS mission from a Pegasus rocket. So … Continue Reading Stargazer, Pegasus Rocket – Oh My!
Wow. A lot can happen in a year: I ran a half marathon, jumped off cliffs in Australia’s Blue Mountains… took on another Tough Mudder, played with both the ESA … Continue Reading Happy New Year
Tell you what – Ireland has been extremely good to me. I have been very fortunate and honoured to tell my story on Irish radio the past few months. And… … Continue Reading Adventures in Radio
Taraustralis’ next adventure takes her to the United States! For the next 20 days, Tara will be experiencing all things NASA! From The Kennedy Space Center in Florida and the Johnson … Continue Reading Spaced out in the USA!
It’s been about two months since #AroundIrelandOnAPushie started! Now, here are your questions, ANSWERED: Yes! Geographically speaking Ireland is MUCH smaller than Australia, but not in spirit or friendliness – I … Continue Reading #AroundIrelandOnAPushie Answers
This won’t be your normal, run-of-the-mill “Hey, I went to an amazing museum!” review or whatever travel bloggers normally write. Epic Ireland is a truly amazing museum. It’s spectacular – … Continue Reading Life is totally Epic.
It’s not every day that you get to meet the Aussie ambassador to Ireland, but when you do, be sure to ask if you can use the embassy’s washing machine! … Continue Reading That time I asked to use the washing machine at the Aussie embassy
I am one of the biggest fan girls when it comes to anything relating to science or outer space, so when there was an opportunity to report via social media … Continue Reading Mars Superstars
Bicycling any sort of distance when you’re sick – sucks. I’m not exactly sure how professional cyclists do it, but for me…. it’s no fun. I got some sort of … Continue Reading Fully Sick
Just when you think you’re a travel rockstar, the universe has a way of saying NOPE. The drama all started when I couldn’t sort out my flight’s boarding pass. I … Continue Reading Travel Rockstar Status – DENIED.
Um guys…. I had no idea how much of a MAJOR NERD I truly was – until today. Thanks to the wonderful world of social media, I was invited by … Continue Reading Facebook Fangirl!
Taraustralis is parking the bicycle (momentarily) and heading to European Space Agency’s space operations centre in Darmstadt, Germany. This is a once in a lifetime event where she will be covering via social … Continue Reading In Search of Little Green Men