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Nathasia Mudiwa 👩🏾‍🦱🔬 Nov 11
Can’t wait to officially launch this new initiative a platform that aims to give visibility to across the globe and connect them with people, information + opportunities. Go head and follow the account, more updates coming soon ✨✨
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Tshiamo Motshegwa Nov 11
Day 1 of VizAfrica 2019 Summer School training went well. Introduction to Linux Bash Scripting. Great catch up with Dr Marumo Sithole visiting University of Botswana Compute Science HPC Research Cluster. Next Python for Science.Thanking ,
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Niruj Mohan Nov 9
Replying to @NirujMohan
In South Africa, free public events for are at the following places where you can see the safely with the help of astronomy communicators (see for constantly updated list) ...
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Rob Beswick #FBPE Nov 8
So proud of & PhD student Ann Njeri. Organising & leading STEM outreach projects in Kenya: 10 rural schools, >800 school girls, teachers & parents, addressing gender equality in education. JUMPINGJIVE,
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DARA Project Nov 8
The 2019-20 Kenyan cohort are attending DARA's unit 1 training at the Technical University of Kenya , with Prof Peter Wilkinson & Dr Althea Wilkinson (University of Manchester ). Students are currently learning about galaxy identification.
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DARA Big Data Nov 8
Postdoc position in Astro-Tourism at , now open for applications! In association with and . Supported by
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mercy mwikali Nov 7
11th November 2019. Mark the date guys.
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DARA Big Data Nov 7
Welcome Vanessa! We're looking forward to working with you!
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AstroComms Nov 5
We're still looking for , & peeps to profile for our project with . All you have to do is fill in a questionnaire! Help us inspire young minds by showing that .
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InnovateHer ® Nov 5
We're on a mission to get girls ready for the industry through our 8-week school programmes 👩🏽‍💻 Do you want to help us inspire the next generation of ? Find out how you can become an mentor >>
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Science and Technology Facilities Council Nov 4
Take a look at this video on DESI, a new telescope with 5,000 fibre-optic eyes aimed at tracking 35 million galaxies in the hunt for Dark Energy💫 It was designed by an international collaboration including & supported by STFC⬇️
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Dataquest Nov 2
There's some great advice in here on writing good code for data science:
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Dr. Carolina Ödman Nov 1
I have been nominated for Female Innovator of the Year 🙌! It is an immense honour!!! Please vote for me at the link below but first, I pledge: For each vote I get, I will showcase an African innovation. . 
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DARA Big Data Nov 1
Glad you like it! These were designed and contributed by our colleagues at
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WomenInScienceSA Oct 31
Waaw Foundation announces 2019-2020 STEM Scholarship for African Women. Applicants can apply online via For more information, Deadline for applications: 15 November 2019
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UoM News Oct 30
Dr from has worked with to carry out a radio-telescope survey of a nearby galaxy;
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SquareKilometreArray Oct 30
Take a look at this stunning rendition of the famous Flammarion engraving featuring an SKA low-frequency antenna! Our thanks to & Hannah E. Ross who created it for the cover of Sambit's thesis on the distribution of hydrogen in the early Universe!
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Dr. Rachael Ainsworth Oct 29
Are you ✅ Affiliated with a UK institution? ✅ A researcher who uses software, RSE or advocate for best practice? ✅ Passionate about software in research in any way? Apply now for the Fellowship Programme 2020! Deadline is TODAY at 23:59!
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David Barnes Oct 29
Another great example of the potential of the and to have global impact as looks to recruit an individual to develop Big Data skills across Africa. 🇬🇧🇿🇦📡
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IAU-OAD Oct 28
Reminder: Apply for the OAD/DARA Big Data Fellowship by Oct 31. The Office of Astronomy for Development (OAD) in partnership with DARA Big Data seek a motivated individual who will help contribute to the vision of “Astronomy for a better world”.
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