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Tuesday September 27th Meeting, Conclusion of the Brightest Stars in the Universe Presentation


This Tuesday, 27th of September, Roy Tallon will be giving the last of his series of presentations on the brightest stars in the visible Universe. This will follow a video presentation on the possibility of there being another planet just like Earth. After the break, we will show a video […] Read more»

Tuesday May 10th Meeting – A Von Karmen Video Lecture on The Birth of Planets via JPL


Coming up at our next meeting on Tuesday 10 May at 7:30pm… A Von Karmen video lecture – The birth of planets around our sun and other stars. Part of JPL’s Von Karmen video lecture series, presented by JPL’s Office of Communication and Education, brings the excitement of the space […] Read more»

Caltech Researchers Reveal Evidence For Giant Ninth Planet Beyond Pluto


Two Caltech scientists today (January 20th) revealed that they have evidence of a near Neptune sized body that is orbiting the sun in the outer reaches of the Solar System. Konstantin Batygin and Mike Brown of the California Institute of Technology released their results from months of detailed computer simulations […] Read more»


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