This month meet with:
- Prof. Michael Garrett, inaugural Sir Bernard Lovell chair of Astrophysics at the University of Manchester and the Director of the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics (JBCA). His scientific interests include the study of the distant universe via high resolution radio observations. He is also active in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI), and he is currently vice-chair of the IAAs (International Academy of Astronautics) SETI Permanent Committee.
- Patrick Edgley, space anthropologist and assistant director of the Outer Space Studies programme at UCL (University College London).
- Nahum Mantra, artist and musician, who’s work focuses on creating alternative and unconventional perspectives of human experience by using outer space technology, illusionism and other strategies.
- Prof. Jamal Mimouni, Algerian astrophysicist, head of a graduate programme in astrophysics at Constantine 1 University in Algeria, and the President of the African Astronomical Society.
- Anjali Prashar-Savoie, a cultural producer facilitating events that span parties, live art, discussion and workshops at the intersections of art, clubbing and politics.
- Erling Kagge, a Norwegian explorer, publisher, author, lawyer, art collector, entrepreneur and politician is an explorer who was the first in history to reach the 'three poles' - North, South and the summit of Everest.
- Joshua Grannell aka Peaches Christ, a world renowned underground drag performer, emcee, filmmaker, cult leader and actor.
- Marianne Power author of international bestselling book ‘Help Me’ and journalist for newspapers including Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, Irish Independent, Express and magazines such as Red, Grazia, Bazaar, Good Housekeeping and Image- she will be joined by her sister Sheila Power for a unique nighttime interview.
- Nelly's mum. Her first appearance in The Nelly Boum Show - Dr. Nadine Stépanian will tell us about saving lives at night as a part of the emergency medical unit.
- Sitraka Rakotoniaina, AKA our beloved The Nelly Boum Show producer- artist and designer whose work explores the relationship between people and technology. Sitraka will share an exclusive song called 'Lunar Christmas'.
Production - Victoria Adams and Sitraka Rakotoniaina
Hosted by - Dr. Nelly Ben Hayoun-Stépanian