Henry the Flying Emu - Hardcover picture book by Niraj Lal
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Henry the emu wanted to FLY!
But flying fish, eagles and launchers can't seem to help. It's only after meeting Wallagoot Jean that Henry learns about the science of orbit, and the importance of flying first with his mind...
West Footscray's Niraj Lal is a physicist working on improving the efficiency of solar cells. He works in Renewable Energy, Nanophotonics, and Science Outreach. In 2016, he was part of the 5 Under 40 team of scientists who undertook a short residence with ABC RN Science. As well as producing and presenting radio and online pieces about his work and other areas of science, Nij has written children's stories. This story gently introduces children to physical concepts around flight and the motion of satellites in orbit.