Tuesday, July 18
At the end of two public lectures, we invite members of the public to a ‘fun fair’ with some hands-on demos for children and adults to use. Demonstrations will start around 7:30pm, on the open stage of the Northcott Theatre. Please book here or share it on Facebook.
Location: Streatham Campus: Northcott Theatre (NT, n. 13 on the map).
|Yurdanur Tulunay, Middle East Technical University Ankara, Turkey||I Love my Sun|
|Maria Weber, University of Exeter, UK||Stellar Magnetism|
|Ciaran Beggan, British Geological Survey, UK||Geomagnetism|
|Gabrielle Provan, University of Leicester, UK||Planeterrella|
|Maria Kutzenova & Karin Muglach, NASA, USA||Space Weather Modelling|
Wednesday, July 19
We invite members of the public to a joint event with the Norman Lockyer Observatory (NLO). Demonstrations will start around 3:30pm.
Location: the Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth.
|David Strange &
Rev. Kate Kay, NLO
|Historical talks about Norman Lockyer and his Observatories|
|Allan Brittan, NLO||Lantern slide show from the NLO archive|
|NLO members||The Domes of NLO and, weather allowing, solar observations with the NLO Siderostat and the John Pope Solar telescope|
|NLO members||The Lockyer Technology Centre: displays of live meteor detections, VLF monitoring of solar activity, magnetometer displays and Cubesat tracking.|
|Suzy Bingham, Met Office,
Sharon Strawbridge, University of Exeter & Ciaran Beggan, BGS
|Space Weather Monitoring & Magnetometer stall|
|Patricia Reiff, Rice University, USA||“MAGNETISM” Planetarium show|
|NLO members||Planetarium shows in the James Lockyer Planetarium (offered to the general public only – after 3:30pm).|