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Dr Emma Yhnell

Senior Lecturer & Science Communicator

Dr Emma Yhnell is an award-winning science communicator and senior lecturer based at Cardiff University. Emma is a respected academic who has built a reputation for her ability to untangle the academically technical and translate it into entertaining, relevant and accessible content.

As a first generation academic, she sees it as her aim to change the typical image of academia, to make science more open, honest and fun.

She is a writer and regular contributor to local radio and television as well as a commentator for the Science Media Centre.

Emma is passionate about sharing her knowledge and changing the minds of people who nervously think ‘science isn’t for me.’

Sept. 30, 2022

#063: Being Brave - The Season Four Heartbeats

Season Finale: What we learned about being brave.

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Aug. 12, 2022

#056: Looking back on "Scientists Are Human Too!" with Dr Emma Yhnell

Insights: Creating meaningful connection.

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Aug. 5, 2022

#055: Scientists Are People Too! with Dr Emma Yhnell

Challenging traditional perspectives.

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