Dr. Alexandre Aibéo has a degree in Astronomy, a Master’s degree in Fluid Mechanics, and a PhD in Astronomy from the University of Porto. He teaches at the Polytechnic Institute of Viseu. In 2010, he was the winner of the first edition of the FAMELAB – Portugal – Communicating Science competition. Since 1996, he has been dedicated to promoting scientific culture in talks, workshops, and short courses. He is the co-author of “Isto não é (Só) Matemática” – “This is not (just) Math” (Quidnovi, 2012), and author of “90% do caro leitor foi feito nas estrelas” – “90% of the dear reader was made in the stars” (Gradiva, 2016), both books on popular science.
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