Galaxy Formation – 27th March 2003

Lisa Wright gave us an informative and well-balanced talk with the title “Galaxy Formation: Painting by Numbers“, illustrated using computer animations and a practical demonstration using a lycra sheet, a large steel ball bearing and various other less weighty spheres. … Continue reading

V2 – 26th September 2002

Murray Barber from Wadhurst Astronomical Society gave us an interesting and very informative talk entitled “V2 – First Dangerous Step into Space“. He illustrated it with many slides and a video showing several V2 test launches from Peenemünde. He also … Continue reading