9th May 2017

6:00 pm and 7:00 pm

ESA’s Space Science and Exploration Missions – Professor Mark McCaughrean, European Space Agency

In this talk, Prof. Mark McCaughrean will present some key recent results from ongoing missions, including the Milky Way surveyor Gaia, the gravitational wave technology testbed LISA Pathfinder, and present

9th May 2017

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

ESA’s Space Science and Exploration Missions – Professor Mark McCaughrean, European Space Agency

In this talk, Prof. Mark McCaughrean will present some key recent results from ongoing missions, including the Milky Way surveyor Gaia, the gravitational wave technology testbed LISA Pathfinder, and present

11th April 2017

6:00 pm and 7:00 pm

Our Dynamic Sun – Dr Helen Mason, Cambridge University

Several solar spacecraft have been observing the Sun over the past few years: SoHO, Stereo, Hinode, SDO and most recently IRIS.  We now have detailed images and movies of the

11th April 2017

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Our Dynamic Sun – Dr Helen Mason, Cambridge University

Several solar spacecraft have been observing the Sun over the past few years: SoHO, Stereo, Hinode, SDO and most recently IRIS.  We now have detailed images and movies of the

14th March 2017

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Gaia – Mapping the Milky Way from Space – Professor Gerry Gilmore, Cambridge University.

Gaia is the European Space Agency mission which is revolutionising our knowledge of our Milky Way Galaxy, providing a census of positions, motions, colours, and properties of 1.5 billion stars.

14th March 2017

6:00 pm and 7:00 pm

Gaia – Mapping the Milky Way from Space – Professor Gerry Gilmore, Cambridge University.

Gaia is the European Space Agency mission which is revolutionising our knowledge of our Milky Way Galaxy, providing a census of positions, motions, colours, and properties of 1.5 billion stars.

13th May 2016

10:30 am and 3:30 pm

Solar Flares: new insights from the lower atmosphere

An RAS Specialist Discussion Meeting organised by Mykola Gordovskyy (Manchester), James McLaughlin (Northumbria), Sarah Matthews (MSSL/UCL), Sergei Zharkov (Hull)

8th April 2016

4:00 pm and 6:00 pm

RAS Ordinary Meeting

Talks TBA

8th April 2016

10:30 am and 3:30 pm

High-redshift galaxies and their low-redshift analogues

An RAS Specialist Discussion Meeting organised by Stephen Wilkins (Sussex), Malcolm Bremer (Bristol), Bethan James (IoA, Cambridge), Elizabeth Stanway (Warwick)