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Institute of Astronomy - Public

Date Title Speaker Group Booking Weather Number of Visitors Weekly Handout Video
2nd Oct 2019 A brief history of the Universe Sergio Martin Alvarez Clear 127
9th Oct 2019 The biggest galaxy in the Universe? Matt Bothwell Clear 156 PDF icon 8_oct_2019.pdf
16th Oct 2019 Fast Radio Bursts Anastasia Fialkov 1st Comberton Cubs and Beavers Clear 123 PDF icon 16_oct_2019.pdf Watch
23rd Oct 2019 Are we alone? Robin Catchpole (HALF TERM) Cloudy 162 PDF icon 23_oct_2019.pdf
30th Oct 2019 The Skeleton of our Universe Cora Uhlemann Clear 142 PDF icon 30_oct_2019.pdf watch
6th Nov 2019 100 Years of Gravitational Lensing Matt Auger 1st Ely Scouts Raining 89 PDF icon 6_nov_2019.pdf watch
13th Nov 2019 Supermassive Black Holes - a tale of galactic giants Joanna Piotrowska 2nd Cambridge Cub Scouts Partially Clear 178 PDF icon 13_nov_2019.pdf
20th Nov 2019 Music of the Spheres - The Connection between Music and Astronomy Nicole Pawellek 1st St Michaels Mead Scouts Clear 153 PDF icon 20_nov_2019.pdf watch
27th Nov 2019 Struggling with the stragglers Nina Sartorio 2nd Cambourne Scouts Cloudy 127 PDF icon 27_nov_2019.pdf watch
4th Dec 2019 Cosmic collisions and the fate of the Milky Way Mallory Thorp Cambourne Village College Clear 148 PDF icon 4_dec_2019.pdf
11th Dec 2019 Active galactic nuclei: the powerful cores of the most luminous galaxies Amy Rankine 1st Bar Hill Guides
18th Dec 2019 The James Webb Space Telescope Emma Curtis-Lake
25th Dec 2019 NO OPEN EVENING THIS WEEK
1st Jan 2020 NO OPEN EVENING THIS WEEK
8th Jan 2020 TBD Vivien Parmentier
15th Jan 2020 TBD William Coulton
22nd Jan 2020 TBD Prakash Gaikwad Beal High School
29th Jan 2020 TBD Alice Concas
5th Feb 2020 TBD Will Handley
12th Feb 2020 TBD Anton Baleato
19th Feb 2020 TBD Anastasia Fialkov (HALF TERM)
26th Feb 2020 Astronomy from the ISS Andy Fabian
4th Mar 2020 TBD Nina Sartorio
11th Mar 2020 TBD Tom Comerford (SCIENCE FESTIVAL)
18th Mar 2020 TBD Steven Young (SCIENCE FESTIVAL)
25th Mar 2020 Life of an Astronomer: Research in the Canary Islands Sarah Savić Kallesøe

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