Write Here Write Now

Kristin: Science and Art are enduring interests for us at Bridge8, so we are very happy to be a supporter of Acorn Productions’ next project Write Here, Write Now. We first met Alison Kershaw of Acorn Productions when she volunteered to be our stage manager for TEDxAdelaide last year and we’ve worked with her on a […]

Jennifer | Nano | Germany

Kristin: We are thrilled that our Perth-based Bridge8-er, Jennifer Millar will be departing for Germany this weekend as the recipient of an Australian German Australian 2009 Goethe Fellowship. Here’s what Jennifer had to say earlier about her plans for the trip: Jennifer: This weekend I will be hopping on a plane bound for Berlin to […]

Arts-Science Collaboration

Kristin: I’m currently at a session on art-science collaboration. The key ideas are engaging the public in science through different mechanisms, but it also touches on the issues we were thinking through this morning about using science and art as lenses through which we can make sense of the world. One of the examples was […]

Super Human Advances in Innovation and Design

Sarah M: Hi, my name is Sarah Morgan and I am excited because this my first blog for Bridge8!  I have worked within the nanotechnology space over the last four years through my roles at NanoVic and NVA, and I have a keen interest in innovation and education.  Most recently, I teamed up with Leah Heiss (Lecturer at […]

On writing a novel

Kristin: It’s the end of the first week of November. As such, I have a confession to make: I’ve just passed the 10,000 word milestone for my NaNoWriMo novel. I’m sure you have some questions, so I’ll do my best to answer them. What is a NaNoWriMo novel? NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month […]