Borneo. It’s a pretty unique place. The first time I ended up in Borneo, I was sitting in the lounge of my friend’s place in Kuala Lumpur. He says to … Continue Reading Bario or Bust
You can probably guess that I was a kid with a very unconventional life, but did you know that my childhood is actually stranger than fiction? Here’s one story that … Continue Reading Growing up is Traumatic
If you’ve already read, “How does the Aussie cross a Dutch Road?” you can probably understand the world of pain I go though every day just to get to the … Continue Reading What not to eat in the Netherlands
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 write this, it’s been 28 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall and over the years, I’ve always wondered why the heck The Hoff was there. I … Continue Reading Ironic Estonia – Don’t you think?
So you want to be the next curator of the @People_of_Space account. Fantastic! With all great things, there is a bit of housekeeping and a few rules that need to … Continue Reading People of Space – Code of Conduct
This is @People_Of_Space: a new initiative that aims to enlighten, engage and create excitement relating to all the great things the worldwide space community has to offer! Space is for … Continue Reading People of Space
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
So it’s your first time to Australia and you’re not so sure about the spiders as big as your hand or the poisonous things that lurk in the shower. No … Continue Reading Your True Blue Aussie Cheat Sheet
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
Pre-IAC2017 festivities went off with a bang in Sydney on Tuesday with a public lecture at the University of New South Wales (UNSW). Swamp Works’ co-founder and NASA Senior Technologist, Robert Mueller … Continue Reading From Sydney to Mars
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
There’s only been two times when I felt the closeness of a community. The first time is when I trained to become a Bondi Surf Lifesaver and the second time … Continue Reading Surf’s Up & Spaced Out – Engineering a Strong Community
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
I’ve seen numerous articles out there on the internet saying “The Key to Happiness is Realising Everything Sucks.” That’s total bullshit – you know it, I know it and I … Continue Reading Life Doesn’t Suck
Sure…. The Space Studies Program (SSP) is a nine week conference for participants from around the world, but did you ever think of what makes SSP tick? The staff. We … Continue Reading Deorbit, Reorbit