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Hull and East Riding

Astronomical Society

Monday 10th September 2018  

“George Ellery Hale and the Golden Age of USA Astronomy”

by Rod Hine MA (Cantab) MIEE MBCS


Monday 8th October 2018  

“Things That Go Flash in the Night: Fireballs, Melters, and Cosmic Rays”

by Ray Taylor (HERAS member) Radio call sign G6TNZ


Monday 12th November 2018

“The Cradle of the Sun: Did Our Solar System Form in a Star Cluster?”

by Dr Richard Parker (University of Sheffield)


Monday 10th December 2018

“Liquid Mirrors: The Wave of the Future or Just a Small Ripple?”

by Prof. Brad Gibson, director of the E.A. Milne Centre (University of Hull)


Monday 14th January 2019

“Apollo 8 & ‘Spaceship Earth’ ”

by John Dunthorne (Cleethorpes Astronomical Society)


Monday 11th February 2019

“Title to follow”

by Dr Chris Arridge (Lancaster University)


Monday 11th March 2019

“Large Scale Structure of the Universe”

by Lawrence Bilton (Bsc Hons) M.Phil FRAS Minstop Research Student (Astronomy), University of Hull


Monday 8th April 2019

“Triumphs of Voyager part 1”

by Paul Money FRAS  FBIS


Monday 13th  May 2019   

“New Horizons - Further into the Kuiper Belt”

by Tim Old (HERAS/BLAS member)


Monday 10th June 2019  

Annual General Meeting




For further details please contact the secretary, Helen - click here: secretary@heras.org.uk



Programme of Lectures 2018/19

All lectures begin at 7:30pm, at the Hull & East Riding Sports Club on Chanterlands Avenue.    Click here to see the map