“Completely Off the Charts”: Indonesia Prepares for March 9 Eclipse

I’ve written a piece for the Jakarta Globe about next year’s total eclipse and our university workshops. “Completely Off the Charts”: Indonesia Prepares for March 9 Eclipse Graham Jones | Jakarta Globe | 19 November 2015 Image: Romeo Durscher Nyepi – the Balinese Hindu New Year, and a public holiday for all Indonesians – coincidesContinue reading ““Completely Off the Charts”: Indonesia Prepares for March 9 Eclipse”

Solar eclipse workshops

This is an “under-two-minute version” of a presentation at ATEM Nishi-Nihon (Osaka Institute of Technology, Umekita Knowledge Center) about my Global Communication and Science workshops. This year’s conference highlights included Chitoshi Motoyama (Kyoto University of Foreign Studies) on Walt Disney, America and hyperrealism; Aya Luckel-Semoto (Kyoto University) on what “Finding Nemo” and “Pierrot Le PoissonContinue reading “Solar eclipse workshops”

Language and science workshops

“A solar eclipse. The cosmic ballet goes on.” Leonard Nimoy (The Simpsons: Season 4, Episode 12) At two forthcoming presentations I’ll be talking about a series of Global Communication and Science workshops I’m running next year with Tadulako University and Garuda Indonesia. Image: Romeo Durscher The workshops, which are being held to mark the solarContinue reading “Language and science workshops”