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2017-01-28: Tony Sizer -- The Stars, Like Dust
2017-01-28: Nicky Fleet -- What's Up for February-April 2017
2017-01-28: Dr Jonathan Pritchard -- The Cosmic Dawn and the First Galaxies
2017-01-28: Annual General Meeting
2016-10-29: Dr Rene Breton -- Einstein's Relativity: Tested to the Limit with Pulsars
2016-10-29: Alice Sheppard -- Astronomy from your Laptop
2016-10-29: Robin Scagell -- What's Up for November 16 - Jan 17
2016-09-17: Prof Tim O'Brien -- The Story of Jodrell Bank
2016-09-17: Prof Michael Bode: The Liverpool Telescope -- a Giant Robotic Eye on the Universe
2016-09-17: Prof Rob Jeffries -- Gravitational Waves
2016-09-17: Prof Ian Morison: Are We Alone? The Search for Life beyond the Earth
2016-09-17: Prof Lucie Green -- 15 Million Degrees: Journey to the Centre of the Sun
2016-07-30: Robin Scagell, Ian Morison, Richard Fleet: Summer Observing
2016-07-30: Prof Sheila Rowan -- Gravitational Waves: The New Astronomy
2016-04-30 Dr Morgan Fraser: Gaia -- The Milky Way and Beyond
2016-04-30 Stuart Atkinson -- Comets! Fear, Fact and Fiction
2016-04-30 Robin Scagell -- What's Up for May-July 2016
2016-01-30: Dr Lewis Dartnell -- Astrobiology: The Search for Alien Life
2016-01-30: Jan Drozd -- Astronomy in Western Art
2016-01-30: Robin Scagell -- What's Up for Feb-April 2016
2016-01-30: Annual General Meeting
2015-10-31: Dr Jeff Wagg -- the Square Kilometre Array
2015-10-31: James Hilder -- the Search for a Dark Sky
2015-10-31: Ian Morison -- The Night Sky for November 2015 - January 2016
2015-07-25: Prof. Chris Evans -- The World's Biggest Telescope Ever -- ESO and the E-ELT
2015-07-25: Jerry Stone -- Is Pluto a Planet?
2015-07-25: Robin Scagell -- What's Up for Summer 2015
2015-04-25: Robin Scagell -- What's Up for May--July 2015
2015-04-25: Prof Tim O'Brien -- Novae: an Ultra-Panchromatic View
2015-04-25: Dr David Mannion -- The Future of Spaceflight
2015-03-28: Dr Helen Walker -- Commanding a UK Satellite
2015-03-28: Dr Lucie Green -- Europe's Journey to the Sun: Solar Orbiter
2015-03-28: Prof. Monica Grady -- Mars missions and Exomars
2015-03-28: Prof. Ian Wright -- Rosetta/Philae – Landing (many times) On a Comet
2015-03-28: Prof. Tim O'Brien: The Moon and Beyond. Jodrell Bank and the Early Days of Solar System Exploration
2015-01-31: Living with a star: The Sun as a natural hazard -- Prof. Mike Hapgood
2015-01-31: An Introduction to Astro-Imaging with a Digital Camera -- Prof Ian Morison
2015-01-31: What's Up for Jan-Mar 2015 -- Robin Scagell
2015-01-31: Annual General Meeting
2014-10-25: Supernovae and the Accelerating Universe - Prof. Bob Nichol
2014-10-25: The SPA Deep-Sky Section - Dave Finnigan
2014-07-26 Prof. Ian Robson – The Confessions of an Astronomer
2014-07-26 Richard Fleet – Video Meteor Observing
2014-07-26 Robin Scagell -- What's Up for August-September 2014
2014-04-27 Dr John Richer – High Frequency Radio Astronomy
2014-04-27 Robin Scagell – What's Up for May–July 2014
2014-04-27 Geoff Elston -- Solar Filters
2014-01-25: James Hilder - Near-Horizon Observing
2014-01-25: Annual General Meeting
2014-01-25: Robin Scagell - What's Up January - March 2014
2014-01-25: Citizen Science - a Revolution in Your Browser
2013-10-26: A Life of Comets - Rob McNaught
2013-10-26: What's up for 2013 Nov-Dec - Robin Scagell
2013-10-26: Observing Comet ISON - Jonathan Shanklin
2013-10-12: A Meteoric 60 Years - David Bryant
2013-10-12: The next 60 years - Prof Martin Rees (Astronomer Royal)
2013-10-12: Astro-Imaging : Then and Now - Nik Szymanek
2013-10-12: The Cambridge Observatories in 1953 - Mark Hurn
2013-10-12: Engineering the exploration of Mars - Ralph Cordey
2013-07-27: Latest Results from the Herschel Space Observatory - Derek Ward-Thompson
2013-07-27: Perseids and Fireballs - Tony Markham
2013-06-15: Dr Duncan Forgan The Formation of Planets and Extraterrestrial Intelligence
2013-05-11: The Largest Structure in the Universe - Dr Roger Clowes
2013-05-11: Citizen Science - Dr Jason Kirk
2013-05-11: Planets and Pulsations - Simon Murphy
2013-05-11: Solar Eruptions and Space Weather - Dr Timo Laitinen
2013-05-11: Astronomy and the Public - Prof. Sir Arnold Wolfendale, FRS
2013-04-27: Sixty years of Radio Astronomy - Tim O'Brien
2013-04-27: An Introduction to Astronomical Sketching - Sally Russell
2013-01-26: Conversations about Sir Patrick Moore & his Astronomy
2013-01-26: 60 years of Astronomy, the JAS and the SPA - Robin Scagell
2012-10-27: Strange Weather: Exploring the Giant Planets - Leigh Fletcher
2012-10-27: Reflector vs Refractor - Dr Ian Morison
2012-07-21: The Universe in the Classroom - Paul Roche
2012-07-21: Night Sky Glows - Richard Fleet
2012-04-28: How to hear Black Holes - Mike Cruise
2012-04-28: Transits of Venus - Tony Sizer
2012-01-28: The Square Kilometre Array - Peter Wilkinson
2012-01-28: Looking for Aurorae - Robin Scagell
2012-01-28: Planetary Imaging with a Dobsonian Telescope - Martin Lewis
2011-10-29: Fred Hoyle: Physics, Astrophysics & Cosmology - Simon Mitton
2011-10-29: Astronomy from Kosovo - John Chapman-Smith
2011-10-29: Spectroscopy - Jack Martin
2011-07-30: Fingerprints of the Early Universe - Hiranya Peiris
2011-07-30: Results from Cassini - Jerry Workman
2011-04-30: Spacecraft I have known and loved - John Zarnecki
2011-04-30: The next 50 years in Space - Jerry Stone
2011-04-30: Noctilucent Clouds - John Murrell
2011-01-29: Does Life on Earth imply Life on Mars? - Monica Grady
2011-01-29: Planetary Observing - Andrew Robertson
2010-10-30: The View from Saturn - Carl Murray
2009-01-31: Detecting Meteors with Radio Astronomy - Noah Hardwicke
2009-01-31: From Flying Sandbanks To Rubble Piles Part 1 - Prof. Iwan Williams
2009-01-31: From Flying Sandbanks To Rubble Piles Part 2 - Prof. Iwan Williams

 

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017   - A comet crosses the Plough