Tag Archives: Jodrell Bank

Bluedot Festival

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This weekend saw the inaugural Bluedot Festival take place at Jodrell Bank in Cheshire. The festival takes its inspiration from scientist Carl Sagan who famously described the Earth as a “pale blue dot” in the vast universe. With that in … Continue reading

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Summer Events

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Summer 2016  – Euros in France, Olympics in Brazil, ice cream, BBQs and sunscreen. Here at Earth  and Solar System HQ summer 2016 also means some big events for us to look forward to.   Bluedot Festival One of our … Continue reading

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Pint of Science and Amazed by Science

Hello, I just wanted to let all our followers know about a couple of events happening later this month: the Pint of Science Festival and Amazed by Science. Pint of Science Explore the hottest scientific topics with world leading experts … Continue reading

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Stargazing LIVE

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The 4th series of  Stargazing LIVE has been on BBC2 this week. If you haven’t seen it, where have you been? Hiding under a rock? Or locked in a lab writing a conference abstract?! This year’s programmes covered a variety … Continue reading

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Live From Jodrell Bank – Transmissions 4 and 5

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As well as the first heat wave of the year, this weekend saw the first of this year’s Live from Jodrell Bank shows. Australian Pink Floyd headlined Transmission 4 on Saturday, followed by New Order headlining Transmission 5 on Sunday. … Continue reading

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Weekly News Round-Up 14.06.13

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Hello readers! It’s me again, here with your weekly news round-up. We’re getting back to normal again now and we have a great deal lined up for you all in the near future! Stay tuned for a wide range of … Continue reading

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Weekly News Round-up 15.02.13

Good morning! Its been yet another busy week in the lab here in Manchester. I’ve been zapping pieces of pyroxene from the Allegan and Dhofar 125 meteorites with my laser, and getting lovely I-Xe isochrons from them. Anyway, here are … Continue reading

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Girls Night Out

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Saturday was a busy day! After the Science Spectacular at Manchester University, we  re-packed all our kit and headed out to Jodrell Bank to take part in their Girls’ Night Out (Under The Stars). Billed as a girls’ night out … Continue reading

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