Scince spin podcast on the Irish space industry linked to last weeks scicne week:
This week, in a half hour special in recognition of the science week theme ‘Ireland’s place in space’ I spoke to Enterprise Ireland space programme managers, Tony McDonald and Barry Fennell.
In the second part of the show, I spoke to representatives of two companies based in Dublin, doing great things in space.
Charlotte Kelly of Techworks Marine, a company involved in predicting storm surges, algal blooms in the ocean, and the advance of deadly stinger ray fish, among other things.
Derek Harris, of Ampac-ISP (Dublin), the local office of an international company that is building highly specialised engine parts for the European Space Agency’s Arianne 5 rocket