The Artful Trader – CMC Markets

I was Executive Producer for this third season of The Artful Trader that explored confidence with leaders in a variety of fields. Guests include tennis legend Pat Rafter and prominent American psychologist Denise Shull

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Mic on Nature – Audiocraft Festival 2020

Mic on Nature was the first session of the Audiocraft 2020 Festival. Presented by me and Sarah Allely (the Brain on Nature team), this session facilitated festival participants to go outside and make field recordings. The session's objective was twofold: to get people into the natural world before spending a day inside on their screens (this year's festival was online, due to the pandemic), and to collect sounds from the many places in the world people were tuning into the festival from.

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August 2020

Dispatches from 1918 - RadiolabWith the world in chaos wrought by Covid-19, Radiolab looks back at the broader impacts of the last global pandemic. There are convincing links that are…

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July 2020

July is Audiocraft month in Australia. This year the festival went online and it was the next best thing. My first recommendation for this month came by way of of…

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June 2020
A nice walk I took in June

June 2020

Deep Breaths: How Breathing Affects Sleep, Anxiety & Resilience - Fresh AirA typically excellent Terry Gross interview with journalist James Nestor, author of 'Breath: The New Science of a Lost…

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May 2020
A wine night with friends in May - covid style!

May 2020

Times of Cloud - The Paris Review PodcastThis is the first episode of the Paris Review podcast and to be honest I would recommend listening to all of them. The…

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April 2020

You may have noticed a bit of a gap between entries here. Sorry. The end of 2019 and beginning of 2020 was a crazy time. Not only was Australia burning…

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Books for boys and girls

At the end of 2019 I had a baby daughter. I've long been aware of the fact that there are fewer female characters in kids' books. But the unjust reality of that really hit home when I started to read to her. Here's a list of books I've found with strong and/or realistic female characters.

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