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.

10th May 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

RAS Public Lecture: Space rocks on ice: Hunting for meteorites in Antarctica

Meteorites shed light on the origin of the Solar System and on the geological history of different planetary bodies.

12th April 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

RAS Public Lecture: The Future Exploration of the Moon

This talk will give a brief summary of the history of lunar exploration to-date, and outline the scientific objectives of lunar missions planned for he future.

12th April 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

RAS Public Lecture: The Future Exploration of the Moon

This talk will give a brief summary of the history of lunar exploration to-date, and outline the scientific objectives of lunar missions planned for he future.

26th April 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Public Lecture Series

Public Lecture by Christopher Scull, FSA

26th March 2016

10:30 am and 12:00 pm

April Public Tour

Explore the Society’s historic apartments and exciting collections.