Space weather and how it affects ground-based technology

Augustine United Church 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

Talk by Gemma Richardson of the Geomagnetism team at the British Geological Survey. We will also have the Sky in October from Alan Pickup. Space weather is a relative newcomer [...]

Partial solar eclipse livestream

Online

We will be livestreaming on YouTube the partial solar eclipse using the historic 6-inch Cooke telescope on Calton Hill, weather permitting. We will also have some solar telescopes on Calton [...]

The Pluto Story

Augustine United Church 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

A talk from Professor Ian Robson, BSc, Phd, FRAS, CPhys, FInstP. Royal Observatory Edinburgh Fellow. In person at the AUC and online via YouTube. This talk is all about Pluto, [...]

The Last Stargazers

Online

Talk by Emily Levesque A bird that mimicked a black hole. The astronomer that discovered microwave ovens. A telescope that can fly. The science of astronomy is filled with true [...]