Your Universe


Previous Lectures

In 2017 the lectures covered a wide range of topics, from the modern installations in the Atacama desert, to the latest news on particle physics and the robotic exploration of our giant planets.

All lectures take place in the Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre.

Please note that all lectures are free, but you need to book tickets using the links underneath each lecture.

Thursday, 2 March 2017: Astronomy in Chile - Life as a support astronomer at the Very Large Telescope
Friday, 3 March 2017: Smashing Physics - Latest news from the energy frontier
Saturday, 4 March 2017: Space Missions to Giant Planets - Looking Back at Cassini and Looking Forward to JUICE
Professor Giovanna Tinetti at Your Universe 2016

Your Universe lectures (March 2016)

In 2016 we looked at new ways of seeing and learning about the Universe, and discussed one of the biggest questions of all - is there life on other planets?

Seeing in the Dark: Finding Hidden Objects in the Universe
Think Universe! Why Bring ‘Big’ Science into Elementary Education?
Public discussion and panel: Life in the Universe