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Blog Entry 'Assassin’s Creed’ may give gamers a gripping sense of vertigo, but its leaping calculations are optimistic at best…
Physics students calculate the low chance of survival after leaping from buildings into bales of hay 1.5m high
Located in News and Events / / 2015 Archive / February
Blog Entry 'Astronomy's wonderful tool', the telescope, to be explored at upcoming lecture
Dr John Reid, of the University of Aberdeen, to give free public talk on the history of telescopes for Leicester Physics Centre
Located in News and Events / / 2015 Archive / October
Blog Entry 'Ground control' arrives at Leicester
2.4m satellite dish will allow our scientists to communicate with spacecraft for first time
Located in News and Events / / 2017 Archive / May
Blog Entry 'New views of Jupiter' showcases swirling clouds on giant planet
Leicester academic co-organises event
Located in News and Events / / 2018 Archive / May
Blog Entry 'Realistic' Mars landscape in Chile used for rover testing
Dr Derek Pullan and SAFER conduct Mars rover testing in Atacama Desert
Located in News and Events / / 2013 Archive / October
Blog Entry 'Ribbon’ wraps up mystery of Jupiter’s magnetic equator
New data from Jupiter observations is a gift to Leicester astronomers
Located in News and Events / / 2018 Archive / July
Blog Entry 'Twitter gives scientists a genuine voice – an opportunity to engage, share and explain'
In an article for The Royal Society, Dr Leigh Fletcher reflects on the use of social media and blogging to rapidly engage a wide, international audience in his research
Located in News and Events / / 2017 Archive / April
Blog Entry (Not so) friendly neighbourhood superheroes
Physics students calculate that being saved by The Flash could cause more damage to civilians than the bad guys would based on real-world physics
Located in News and Events / / 2014 Archive / November
Blog Entry 50 (more) years in space: September event looks forward
As part of the continuing celebration of 50 years of space research at the University of Leicester, our Space Research Centre is convening a symposium to consider the next half century.
Located in News and Events / / 2011 Archive / August
Blog Entry 50 years of x-ray astronomy: BBC slideshow
Professor Ken Pounds sums up half a century of studying x-ray sources.
Located in News and Events / / 2012 Archive / August

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