The speaker at our January meeting was Ian Robson. He gave us a talk titled Supercool Astronomy about discoveries made through observations using the sub-millimetre wavebands. He covered the history of this particularly challenging area of observational astronomy from early … Continue reading
Our December meeting was, as usual, a less formal occasion, with more time to chat.
At our November meeting Tim Sumner gave us a talk about Searching for Cold Dark Matter. … Continue reading
Our October meeting was an extended meeting with an earlier than usual start. The first half of the meeting included a talk about the founding and early history of the society. The main talk for the evening was given by … Continue reading
At our September meeting Marek Kukula gave us a talk about Quasars and Supermassive Black Holes. … Continue reading
Our August meeting was a Members Evening. … Continue reading
At our July meeting Greg Smye-Rumsby gave us an enthusiastic fast-moving talk on the subject of Timings, in which he explored time-scales and the perception of events. … Continue reading