Looking for an expert for your TV or radio show? Want to make science sexy?
COSMOS editor-in-chief Wilson da Silva is your perfect science and technology or space commentator – and he’s available! A regular on a number of radio and TV programs – including the Today Show and ABC Radio – Wilson simplifies, demystifies and explains the complex and arcane aspects of science to any audience.
If you need an expert to explain nuclear power, why we’re obsessed with celebrities, how to take a holiday in space, bird flu, climate change, the water crisis, what life will be like in 2020 and just about anything at all in the field of science, technology ot cosmology, Wilson is your man. The ex ABC TV Quantum and Catalyst journalist is available for print, television and radio interviews.
A real-life scientist turned entrepreneur – soon to be an astronaut!
Dr Alan Finkel – a neuroscientist, entrepreneur and co-founder of COSMOS – is available to share his extensive knowledge and experience. If you need an expert to explain solar vs wind power, the hydrogen economy, climate change, how the brain functions and just about anything else in science and technology, you need Alan.
Alan is founder and former CEO of Axon Instruments and one of Australia’s most successful scientists-turned-entrepreneur. He was recognised in 2005 with a Clunies Ross Medal and appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in 2006 – in both cases for his contribution to science and education. Alan was recently appointed Chancellor of Monash University, and is scheduled to be one of the world’s first private astronauts when he flies into space on Virgin Galactic in 2009.Click here for more information about Dr Alan Finkel. He is available for print, television and radio interviews.
COSMOS can arrange interviews with a wide range of experts and researchers. For assistance with interviews, story ideas and research contact COSMOS publicist Caitlin Howlett on +61 2 9310 8507 or via email on Publicity at COSMOS.