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Mar
23
Fri
2018
Newbury Astronomical Society – Speaker Meeting @ Mencap Centre, Newbury, RG146AT
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

NEWBURY ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY – SPEAKER EVENING

An evening with first class speakers on astronomical related themes.

A friendly and sociable evening of expert talks set at a non-expert level.

Programme of Speakers:
6th October 2017          ExoMars 2016 & 2020, PanCam and Roving on Mars
Craig Leff (Mullard Space Science Laboratory)
3rd November 2017     The Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Justin Greenhalgh (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
3rd December 2017     Our Galactic Neighbourhood
Owen Brazell (Webb Society)

5th January 2018         13 Journeys Through Space and Time
Colin Stuart (Science & astronomy author)
2nd February 2018      The Geology of the Moon: What can we learn from the Apollo Samples?
Dr Louise Alexander (Birkbeck, University of London)
2nd March 2018           Great Comets and Great Disappointments
Nick James (BAA Comet Section Director)
23rd March 2018         Future projects at RAL Space
(not 7th April)               Dr Chris Pearson (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
4th May 2018                Members’ Evening – My Favourite Telescope
1st June 2018                The Atmospheric Jet Stream
Dr Roger Brugge (Reading University)