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Blog Entry Student Prizes 2018
We send our congratulations to our Physics and Astronomy undergraduate prize winners for 2018.
Blog Entry JWST at the Summer Science Exhibition 2018
Members of the Physics and Astronomy Department represented the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) at the Royal Society's annual Summer Science Exhibition 2018.
Blog Entry University astronomer discovers Saturn’s famous hexagon may tower above the clouds
Stunning atmospheric vortex revealed at planet’s north pole in new study
Blog Entry Milestone reached for BepiColombo space mission
Science orbiters stacked together, one carrying space instrument developed at Leicester
Blog Entry Future astronauts experience exploring new worlds
Lanzarote stands in for an alien planet as Leicester scientist helps train ESA astronauts
Blog Entry Leicester Astronomers aid project to identify start of lunar month
Collaboration to determine start of Dhu al-Hijjah, the last month of the Islamic calendar
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