I came to Edinburgh on a whim. I didn’t have plans or set out for anything, but I knew I wanted an authentic adventure. After a bit of investigation, I … Continue Reading A wee dram in Scotland
When a space agency breaks out the Red Bull for a rocket launch, you know it’s gonna be one heck of an exciting time. A few weeks back, ESA posted … Continue Reading My Super Scientific Sentinel Adventure
I didn’t know this at the time, but ever since I was born, I have been on an epic search to find the best place in the world to be locked … Continue Reading Conference Hunger Games : How I escaped a locked bathroom
When I came up with the idea of #AroundIrelandOnAPushie, little did I know that I was, at the time, in DESPERATE NEED of an adventure. Ultimately, I wanted an adventure … Continue Reading Kickin’ Goals
I cant believe this. I feel really chuffed and a bit giddy! This little blog that you are now reading has been shortlisted for the Australian Top 50 Influencer Awards! … Continue Reading Australian Top 50 Influencer Awards
Nothing says SCIENCE like attempting an EGGsellent EGGspirement! #Heatwave2017 was hot… like BLOODY HOT and instead of spending time at the beach like a normal Sydneysider, I decided to head … Continue Reading An EGGsellent EGGspirement
When you go away to Canberra during #Heatwave2017, returning back home to Sydney sometimes doesn’t always go to plan! Ya see, after a lovely 40 hours in Canberra, I decided … Continue Reading Carked it from Canberra
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