'To Perihelion & Beyond! A Celebration of Rosetta & Philae's Comet Adventure'

Speaker Professor John Bridges, Josh Barker, Siobhan Logan.
Type Arts & Entertainment
Starts at Sep 01, 2015 07:00 PM
Ends at Sep 01, 2015 09:00 PM
Venue John Eggleston Suite of the National Space Centre
Open To Public
Ticket Price £2

Leicester Astronomical Society presents A Celebration of Rosetta & Philae's Comet Adventure featuring Professor John Bridges (University of Leicester) Josh Barker (NSC) and poet/ storyteller Siobhan Logan.

Exploring ESA's mission to land a space probe on a comet as it whizzes back towards the sun. We look at the science of comets, the thrill of the chase and the Egyptian mythology that inspired Rosetta's name. Find out why we went and what we've learnt so far - and join in a Q/A.

Suitable for adults and teenagers. Tickets are £2 for visitors. All welcome but pre-book to avoid disappointment The guest list is now open - you can book a place by e-mailing Siobhan Logan: siobsi@yahoo.co.uk

Please note the NSC galleries will not be open for this event which is located in the John Eggleston Suite.

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