Upcoming meetings & events

Dates for 2020-2021 season

We have some great speakers lined up for this year. Please join us on the second Monday of each month. Please click on the + sign below for more information.

Oct
12
Mon
2020
‘The JUICE Mission to Jupiter and Ganymede’ @ Zoom Video Conference
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

‘The JUICE (JUpiter ICy moons Explorer) Mission to Jupiter and Ganymede’

A talk by Dr. Chris Arridge, Royal Society Research Fellow and Reader in Planetary Physics, Department of Physics, Lancaster University.

The image below shows Ganymede’s magnetosphere and aurora. To see a film made by Chris of JUICE entering orbit around Ganymede in the 2030s please click here.

 

Jan
11
Mon
2021
‘Introduction to Astrophotography Part 2’ @ Cavendish Road Primary School
Jan 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

‘Introduction to Astrophotography Part 2’

Part 2 of Martin Kessel’s talk from last year.

To see Martin’s Flickr album please click here

 

Feb
8
Mon
2021
‘The Changing Scene in Astronomy’ @ Cavendish Road Primary School
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

‘The Changing Scene in Astronomy’

A talk by Professor Ian Robson

 

Mar
8
Mon
2021
‘The Size of Space – just how do astronomers estimate distances?’ @ Cavendish Road Primary School
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

‘The Size of Space – just how do astronomers estimate distances?’

A talk by William Stewart

Jun
14
Mon
2021
‘Atmospheric Optical Phenomena: Rainbows, Halos & Glories’ @ Cavendish Road Primary School
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

‘Atmospheric Optical Phenomena: Rainbows, Halos & Glories’

A talk by Clive Saunders