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Blog Entry University of Leicester space scientist proves she has what it takes to become an astronaut
Dr Suzie Imber crowned winner of BBC Two’s ‘Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?’
Blog Entry Professor features on Songs of Praise
Programme marks 60th anniversary of space age
Blog Entry Leicester space scientists developing innovative camera system to detect most luminous objects in universe
New science case elaborates on Cherenkov Telescope Array’s major science themes in the context of other major observatories
Blog Entry Air pollution technology underpins system to control vehicle emissions in real time
University of Leicester and Bluesky joint venture EarthSense helping to develop system to measure local air quality levels
Blog Entry Leicester scientist reaches the final of BBC Astronauts competition
Switch on BBC 2 at 8pm this Sunday to watch Dr Suzie Imber compete in the final episode of ‘Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?’
Blog Entry Leicester scientist discusses ‘one of the most exciting planetary events that we’ll see in our lifetime’
Solar eruption ‘photobombed’ Mars encounter with Comet Siding Spring
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