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2015-07-25: Robin Scagell -- What's Up for Summer 2015

London meeting, SOAS, 25 July 2015

Robin Scagell takes a quick look at events to be seen in the sky from the UK during the summer of 2015, including passes of the International Space Station, the Perseid meteors and the binocular objects M71 and M27. Talk given at the Society for Popular Astronomy's London meeting on 25 July 2015.