Echo-mapping of supermassive black holes

Augustine United Church 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

Talk by Dr Juan Hernández Santisteban from the University of St Andrews. We will also have the Sky in November. In person in Edinburgh or live on our YouTube channel [...]

Free

The Search for Life (by someone who’s done it)

Augustine United Church 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

Talk by Richard Shaw. We will also have the Sky in December. In person in Edinburgh and online. The search for life on other worlds has revealed nothing so far. [...]

Free

Exploring the dark Universe with the Euclid space telescope

Augustine United Church 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

Talk by Dr Alex Hall The expansion of the Universe is accelerating, and we do not understand why. To 'explain' this acceleration, cosmologists have theorised the existence of a substance [...]

The History of Innovations in Telescopes

Online

Talk by Dr. James R. Dire This talk will start with the invention of the telescope in the late 16th century and cover all of the innovative improvements in telescope [...]

A History of Women in Astronomy, Part 2

Online

Talk by Mary McIntyre Following on from part one, this talk tells the stories of some of the trailblazing women working in astronomy after Caroline Herschel. There were many more [...]

Members Night

Augustine United Church 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

Short presentations from ASE members. This will not be broadcast on YouTube but visitors are welcome to pop in and join us in person.