Month: December 2015

Pythagorean Astronomy: 2015 round-up and Tim Peake

Posted on 19 December 2015 by Chris North

It’s been a very exciting year in astronomy and space science, with missions exploring distant reaches of the Solar System. There was a huge media storm about New Horizons passing Pluto back in July, with staggering results still coming back, and continuing revelations from Rosetta. But there was even more excitement about Tim Peake’s launch to the International
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Celebrating Einstein’s Revolution

Posted on 15 December 2015 by Chris North

Over 220 people came to join us in celebrating Einstein’s Revolution on Wednesday 9th December. With a wine and cheese reception, and three very engaging talks, it was an excellent event at which to celebrate 100 years of this remarkable theory, and Cardiff’s involvement in research around it. Steve Fairhurst began by asking the audience what
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