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Blog Entry Honorary Graduates No.2 – Nigel Henbest
Leicester astronomy alumnus with a ticket for space.
Located in News and Events / / 2012 Archive / January
Blog Entry Stars in our eyes: four astronomy public lectures in one week!
University of Leicester joins in the Beeb’s national star-gazing event.
Located in News and Events / / 2012 Archive / January
Blog Entry Burning questions about black holes? Q&A with astronomy professor on 18 January
Enjoy ‘an evening with’ Emeritus Professor Ken Pounds next Wednesday.
Located in News and Events / / 2012 Archive / January
Blog Entry Research uncovers alien worlds in the night sky
University researchers help in the discovery of a new solar system in collaboration with the Qatar Foundation.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / November
Jonathon Green and Julie Coleman discuss the future of the history of slang
Located in Institution / / Festival archives / 2011 Festival
Blog Entry Lights out: Leicester astronomers detect star falling into a black hole
For the first time, a massive black hole has been caught in the act of swallowing up a star.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / August
Blog Entry Gamma-ray bursts and magnetic storms in... Llandudno?
Leicester astronomers and astrophysicists spent the week before Easter in the charming seaside resort of Llandudno, presenting papers and posters at the National Astronomy Meeting 2011.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / May
Blog Entry Alumni astronomy lecture sold out
All tickets gone for Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest. Sorry.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / March
Blog Entry Couper on Copernicus, Henbest talks Herschel: Public lecture on astronomical history
Two very successful Leicester graduates return to the University on 24 March for the Annual Alumni Lecture when Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest present ‘Cosmic Quest: A History of Astronomy’.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / March
Blog Entry Seven centuries of The Sky at Night
A graduate, an Honorary Graduate and a member of our teaching staff will all celebrate the 700th edition of the world’s longest-running TV science programme this weekend.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / March

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