Owing to the SARS-CoV-2 (Coronavirus) epidemic, all meetings are taking place via ZOOM, but we will be trialing hybrid meetings (attendance by some members in person, plus Zoom) from September 2021.
|September||Tue 21st||19:30|| Ten Ways the Universe Tries to Kill You by Steve Tonkin FRAS|
From gamma-ray bursts to asteroid impacts, an overview of cataclysmic events. This light-hearted but scientifically robust approach incorporates a lot of fundamental cosmological processes, from stellar evolution to galactic interaction. This popular talk is appropriate for both beginning and intermediate amateur astronomers.