Auckland Arts Festival: 'An extravaganza of explosions'

Auckland Arts Festival: ‘An extravaganza of explosions’

Auckland Arts Festival: ‘An extravaganza of explosions’
In fact, the senior engineering lecturer at the University of Auckland is so keen to share with the world her love for the discipline, she’s set her own hand on fire – by lighting a harmless-looking pile of methane-filled bubbles. Not as some kind of protest, but as a way of showing that science can be fun and safe. “It shows that if you trust the science, things are not that dangerous,” she said, adding that she didn’t recommend people try this particular experiment at home. Read the full story at the New Zealand HeraldĀ