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Tuesday 26th July Meeting – The Stellar Zoo, and Their Long Lives with Amit, and SOFIA Touches Down in Christchurch


This tuesday, Amit returns to give a presentation on the Stellar zoo, how many types of stars there are, how long they live for and why they are so important to the universe, and ultimately… us. He will be taking questions from the audience, and prepare to have your answers […] Read more»

Tuesday June 14th Meeting – More Rockets with Dayl, and Amit Shines Some Light on Stars


Our next meeting will be this Tuesday, the 14th, and will be the last portion of Dayl’s Rockets presentation, finishing the Space Shuttle overview and detailing the Russian Soyuz Rocket System.  And finally a glimpse into the future of space flight with SpaceX and ULA.  Then for the latter portion […] 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»


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