Mars scientist launches engineering event with space-mad children
Ilaria Cinelli, NUI Galway engineering PhD student, pictured in the Science Gallery, Dublin, with space enthusiast Aimee Conroy (8). Aimee and fellow space fan Louis Crawley (7) helped launch Engineers Week 2018. The event, organised by Engineers Ireland’s STEPS Programme, takes place from February 24 until March 2. Ilaria Cinelli is continuing her research into the possibility of human settlements on Mars in the coming decades.