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My time learning more about astronomy…

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As part of our portfolio we had to do a 5 minute radio feature. After speaking to a previous contact I found out that his daughter had won a few competitions and had been chosen to represent the UK in an international Space Competition.

Sophie Gorno from Cardiff is only 15 and is the only girl going from Cardiff. I decided to research how popular astronomy was by doing some star gazing of my own. The Cardiff Astronomical Society were really helpful, in one of their observing sessions I saw Saturn through the telescope which was incredible. It was really fascinating and I met so many great people which is why I love journalism so much.

This is my feature: