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National Tour: For All Mankind movie + Brian Eno's music

This just received - looks set to be a great night out.

Icebreaker with BJ Cole perform
BRIAN ENO’S APOLLO
with NASA footage from ‘For All Mankind’

See www.icebreakerapollo.co.uk for more info

15 & 16 Sept, 7.30pm QEH, Southbank Centre London
9 Oct: Town Hall, Birmingham
10 Oct: South Hill Park, Bracknell
16 Oct: Fruit Market, Glasgow
22 Oct: St George's, Bristol
27 Oct: RNCM, Manchester
31 Oct: Sage, Gateshead
3 Nov: Lakeside Arts Centre, ...
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Solar Imaging Course

There is a Solar Imaging Course running on Sunday August 8th at Intech Planetarium and Science Centre and you can find out all about it at http://www.astronomyknowhow.com/course-august-2010.htm
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The Planets: An HD Odyssey with Houston Symphony Orchestra UK Tour

"State-of-the-art, high definition images from NASA’s exploration of the solar system with a commentary by the world’s leading planetary scientists, all projected on a large screen above the orchestra."

Sounds very much like the sort of thing I make and I must admit to being a teensy bit disappointed as I had planned this very thing myself to follow my current project (www.polarconcert.com). However, the good news is that I can just relax and enjoy ...


August 15th. Solar event, North Lincolnshire

Solar day
Sunday 15th August 10am-5pm

Location
Waters Edge visitors centre
Barton Upon Humber
North Lincs

In attendance
Astrophysics group
Hull and East Riding astronomers group
Trade stalls

A day of observing (weather permitting) the Sun.
Equipment on display to try and buy
2pm the local astronomy group will give a talk on the Sun

Car parking FREE
Admission FREE
Talk FREE
Cafe

With the Humber + bridge on one side, and a massive nature ...
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Until 4 July, London - Songs of the stars, Royal Society, London

This just in...

Universities conduct orchestra of the stars
Astrophysicists unveil hands-on exploration at Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

When it comes revealing the secrets of the Universe, astrophysicists have proved that hearing, and not seeing, is believing.

Led by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) six UK universities will reveal that astronomers are now able to explore the inner secrets of the stars using sound alone.

The research, aptly named “Songs of ...


Wisbech Star Party 8/9th October 2010

Hi All, Just a heads up. I am currently organising a star party to be held this year at the Parklands Caravan and Camp site, Wisbech, East Anglia http://www.parklandsholidays.co.uk/resource/ The star party event is taking place between 8/9th October this year. Prices are as follows £13.50 per night per pitch with electric £11.50 per night per pitch without. Dogs go free. Wifi available Payment can be sent by cheque or Paypal Details can also be ...
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6-9, 11-30 August, Edinburgh - It Is Rocket Science V2 with Helen Keen

This just in... something to see at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!

It Is Rocket Science! V2
Gilded Balloon
6th – 30th August (not 10th)
13:15
TICKETS: Mon – Thurs £8.50 (£7.50), Fri – Sun £9.50 (£8.50)
www.gildedballoon.co.uk or 0131 622 6552
www.helenkeen.com

Helen Keen’s award-winning space show relaunches at the 2010 Edinburgh Fringe - after being commissioned by BBC Radio 4 as a comedy series.

It Is Rocket Science! debuted at the 2008 Buxton Fringe ...


29 July, Wrexham - Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell

This just received from Glyndŵr University:

Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, President of the Institute of Physics and discoverer of the Radio Pulsar, is to give a lecture on how we are all made of star dust.

The lecture is free and open to all, starting at 7.30pm on Tuesday 29 June, at Glyndŵr University’s Wrexham Campus.

Astrophysicist Dame Jocelyn Bell, DBE, FRS, FRAS, one of Britain’s most eminent scientists, was recently featured on BBC4’s TV ...
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Day event: 10July2010-Exploring the Electric Universe

This is a serious one-day event, open to non-members of the SIS. A world authority on Electricity in Space (and elsewhere) is presenting his findings and then opening the discussion for questions. Wallace Thornhill has been researching this subject most of his life. He lives in Australia but travels the world explaining this concept. He published a help page recently http://www.electricuniverse.info/Introduction.

He challenges accepted theories by using laboratory-based facts to explain the many amazing phenomena ...
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2nd Galloway Star Camp

Due to the sucsesfull pilot event last year, myselfe and mike have set up an admin group to host the event, so we are pleased to announce the " galloway dark sky event group" 2nd starcamp.
The event will again be at the excellent drumroamin site. www.drumroamin.co.uk .. £12 / night with electric.. £10 / night without.
we will run from wed 3rd nov till mon 8th nov. main day , speakers stalls vendors etc ...
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