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Free CPS outreach evening: An Evening with the Planets 2017!

Start: Jul 17, 2017 06:00 PM
End: Jul 17, 2017 08:45 PM

Location: UCL Gustave Tuck lecture theatre

An Evening with the Planets 2016

The UCL/Birkbeck Centre for Planetary Sciences ​presents: An Evening with the Planets 2017! 

What? Join us for an open evening of presentations and discussion about the world-class planetary research going on at UCL and Birkbeck.

When? Monday 17 July 2017, from 18:00 – 20:45

Where? UCL's Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre

Who? Presentations and discussion with planetary scientists from the Centre for Planetary Sciences at UCL/Birkbeck.

Places are limited, so be quick to sign up for your *free* tickets on Eventbrite.

** Applications now open for our MSc in Planetary Science.  See also our Facebook page ** 


18:00 - Arrivals and posters - a chance to discover the cutting-edge research currently being carried out by some of our early-career planetary scientists

18:30 - Talks

Welcome and Introduction 

Astrobiology of the Solar System - Louisa Preston

What can meteorites teach us about planets in the Solar System? - Louise Alexander

Archaeology of rocky and potentially habitable exoplanets - Jay Farihi

Discoveries from the Cassini-Huygens Mission at Saturn - Nick Achilleos and Geraint Jones

Where are the aliens? - Ian Crawford

20:15 - Q&A with the speakers 

20:45 - Event close

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