We provide an equality of opportunity for students around the world to see science as something for them, through connecting them online with scientists, engineers, medics and mathematicians just like them.

Shane McCracken

Shane McCracken


Shane is the Director of Gallomanor Communications Ltd, which he set up in 2001. He’s worked in advertising, TV and publishing and doesn’t regard marketing as a dirty word. A longer bio is available here.

Antony Poveda

Antony Poveda

Project Wrangler

Antony has a degree in Neuroscience and a Masters in Science Communication. He is the team member who finds our brilliant scientists and engineers.

Emily Paget

Emily Paget

Site Manager

Emily joined the team with a mass of cynical and critical thoughts on communication, technology, accessibility and the technical side of the site.

Jen Allerton

Jen Allerton

Event Wrangler

Jen started as moderator back in 2016, and has worked with us since. Finally taking the plunge and moving to Bath to work with us full time, while finishing her OU degree!

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Get in Touch

Always happy to talk or meet for coffee and cake

Find us at the office

7 -9 North Parade Buildings




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Shane McCracken

+44 1225 326892

+44 7720 297515


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