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Blog Entry Space telescope researcher sets her sights on Parliament
Leicester scientist will present the history and future of X-ray optics at STEM for BRITAIN
Blog Entry Celebrating women in space
Dr Suzie Imber shares the 'excitement' of her career as an Associate Professor in Space Physics alongside other women working in the sector in UK Space Agency video celebrating International Women's Day 2018
Blog Entry BBC brings aurora borealis down to earth
The One Show recently demonstrated the origins of the northern lights, thanks to the Planterella in our Department of Physics and Astronomy
Blog Entry Space scientists contribute to out of this world exhibition
New exhibition at National Space Centre on display from 10 March to 8 April
Blog Entry International team of space scientists to conduct pioneering research into atmospheres of distant exoplanets
Seven European institutes, including our University, join together to combine their expertise in the study of extra-solar planets
Blog Entry Dr Suzie Imber inspires young girls to pursue careers in space science
Suzie appeared in an episode of Channel 4’s ‘The Secret Life of 4 and 5 Year Olds’ to help mark 100 years since women first won the right to vote in the UK
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