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Dr Sheila Kanani

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About Dr Sheila Kanani

Dr Sheila Kanani is a planetary physicist, science presenter, secondary school physics teacher, space comedian and published author, with a background in astrophysics and astronomy research from UK universities. She regularly acts as a science ambassador, visiting schools and speaking at events. Sheila is currently the Education, Outreach and Diversity officer for the Royal Astronomical Society. Sheila enjoys walking on her local beach with her family of boys, playing sports, gazing at the stars, reading and eating (preferably reading whilst eating!). Her favourite planet is Saturn.

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Dr Sheila Kanani and Liz Kay

Out now! Can You Get Jellyfish in Space? A World Book Day 2024 Mini Book by Dr Sheila Kanani, illustrated by Liz Kay. Published by Puffin.

18 days ago

Dr Sheila Kanani and Liz Kay

Out now! Can You Get Jellyfish in Space? A World Book Day 2024 Mini Book by Dr Sheila Kanani, illustrated by Liz Kay. Published by Penguin Random House Children's UK.

18 days ago

Dr Sheila Kanani

Out now! Can You Get Rainbows in Space? by Dr Sheila Kanani. Published by Puffin.

25 days ago

Royal International Air Tattoo

The Extraordinary Life of Amelia Earhart by Dr Sheila Kanani from Puffin - get carried away with this exciting read!

7 months ago

Dr Sheila Kanani

Out now! Can You Get Rainbows in Space? by Dr Sheila Kanani. Published by Puffin.

11 months ago

Dr Sheila Kanani and Rachel Corcoran

Out now! The Extraordinary Life of Amelia Earhart by Dr Sheila Kanani, illustrated by Rachel Corcoran. Published by Puffin.

3 years ago

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