Nick Howes

was nominated for a Shorty Award!


Astro equip consultant, Freelance writer for @esa . FRAS, @faulkestel Pro-Am Prog Manager,Visiting lecturer UCGLAM, STEM ambassador,Used to work with Ultravox.

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The Shorty Interview with Nick Howes

Why should we vote for you?

My love of Astronomy has been since childhood, and now, all I want to do is pass on that to the next generation.

140 characters of advice for a new user?

For anyone starting out in Astronomy, you don't need fancy kit, just look up on a dark clear night and enjoy the wonders

Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?

Richard Feynman, a brilliant scientist and the greatest communicator who ever lived...dearly missed

Why'd you start tweeting?

To pass on my love of astronomy to people, simple as that really

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