Brendan O’Brien, science communicator, podcaster and citizen scientist, will be speaking at Skepticon 2019.
Brendan is the host of the popular podcast Astrophiz, which is free, not-for-profit and self-sponsored. His aim is to build community understanding of science in general and astrophysics in particular. He has spent many years in secondary and tertiary science education. He is also involved in a number of citizen science projects and is actively promoting them in local communities.
Brendan will be speaking about the explosion of citizen science projects that are local, fun and make substantial contributions to research.