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The Centre for Planetary Sciences at UCL/Birkbeck (CPS) is one of the United Kingdom's leading centres for planetary science. It houses expertise in understanding planets from their deep interiors, through their surfaces and atmospheres, to their space environment. This expertise is complemented by world leaders in astronomy, terrestrial and solar science, life and chemical sciences. Read more...

CPS News and Events

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APEX this Thursday: How hot is the Moon's surface?

This week's APEX features Dr Elliot Sefton-Nash on "How hot is the Moon's surface? Five years of observations by NASA-LRO's DIVINER radiometer".  More...

Published: Jan 28, 2015 5:42:03 PM


Twinkle Community Workshop

Registration is now open for the first Twinkle workshop, an event open to the whole UK science community.  The one-day workshop will be held at the Royal Astronomical Society on Friday February 6 2015 (11AM - 4:30PM).  More...

Published: Jan 27, 2015 3:40:16 PM

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How common are alien civilisations in our Galaxy? Come and find out at APEX, back this Thursday!

The Astrobiology and Planetary Science (APEX) seminar series resumes this Thursday, 22 January, at 1pm in the Garwood Lecture Theatre with a talk by our very own Professor Ian Crawford: More...

Published: Jan 21, 2015 9:54:46 AM

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Final APEX this term: Dr Sidiropoulos reports on data mining planetary science image archives

The final APEX seminar this term features the CPS's own Dr Panagiotis Sidiropoulos reporting on the status of "Data mining planetary science image archives".  More...

Published: Dec 11, 2014 10:54:15 AM

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APEX today: Evidence for the earliest life on Earth

Today's APEX seminar features Dr Dominic Papineau discussing Evidence for the earliest life on Earth. More...

Published: Dec 4, 2014 11:11:00 AM

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