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Zara is curious about everything! Travelling around the city with her gran, she sees all kinds of fascinating things. How do roller coasters do loop-the-loops? How do planes stay up? As she marvels about how they work, Zara learns about some of the brilliant engineers who have shaped the world around her. Explore the wonder and creativity of the world’s most exciting inventions with engineer, TV presenter and author of An Engineer Like Me, Shini Somara.

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Biography

Mechanical engineer Dr Shini Somara loves to introduce scientific concepts to broader audiences. She has fronted science programming on the BBC, Al Jazeera America, Sky, Discovery and The Science ChanCommentnel. Shini is an advocate for STEM education, encouraging women and girls in particular to empower themselves by studying these subjects.

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An Engineer Like Me

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