Science occupations for the Earth’s core

SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS TO ADDRESS EARTH MANAGEMENT IS NOT SOMETHING WHICH MANY ARTS STUDENTS HAVE BEEN ENCOURAGED TO CONSIDER. IT IS WORTH REMEMBERING THIS WHEN SELECTING UNDERGRADUATE COURSES AT UNIVERSITY. In fact, interviews by occupation within the sciences are not something which many professional broadcasters have had to regularly consider. It’s outside the discipline of arts …

Recordings of oral history interviews

RECORDINGS OF ORAL HISTORY INTERVIEWS ARE A USEFUL WAY TO LEARN ABOUT OTHER PEOPLE’S LIVES. Being interviewed for an oral history recording is a worthwhile activity to undertake. It assists others to learn about your work life or family history. For some people being interviewed, it’s the first time they’ve shared information about themselves with …

What’s the Plimsoll line?

THE PLIMSOLL LINE IS USED AS A REFERENCE MARK. The Plimsoll line is located on a ship’s hull to indicate the maximum depth to which a vessel may be safely immersed when loaded with cargo. The Plimsoll line is a special marking for maritime matters. It’s also known as the International Load Line, or the water line (positioned amidship). Another …

Geosciences Australia Oral History Project is on the map

THE GEOSCIENCES AUSTRALIA ORAL HISTORY PROJECT IS ON THE MAP … thanks to Dr Martin Woods and Ms Julie Senior. The minutes of the Australian and New Zealand Map Society’s (ANZMS) Annual General Meeting held on 28 April 2015 in Canberra A.C.T. might well have put the Geosciences Australia Oral History Project on the map … …