South Cheshire Astronomical Society - Talk Archive Item

Notice Issued: 11/11/2019 18:22



Enjoy monthly talks given by experienced astronomers and leading research scientists, and learn about the latest developments and projects in astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology.

Meet us also at monthly club meetings where we socialize, view the stars on clear nights, talk to each other, question, demonstrate, explain and present.

Public Talk Meeting: -


Public Talk

Thursday 21st Nov

7:00pm for 7:30pm start

Please arrive soon after 7pm to book your place and pay entry or membership subscriptions.

Venue: Cheshire College - South & West
previously named South Cheshire College
(location and entry fee details )

Speaker: Dr Rhian Jones

- Manchester University

Talk Title: “The Wonders of Asteroids”

Image illustrative of talk

Composite Image elements credits & extra Information related to the speaker's work and the talk (follow the links):

Image of Dr Rhian Jones cut out from :

Geology Science video - How an Earth Scientist at University of Manchester found the film process with Kevin Laitak - Kevin Laitak DigitalKevin Laitak Digital

Asteroid from: Ryugu global view 2, 20 km | The Planetary Society ;

Space probe, Earth & Sun from: Japan’s Hayabusa 2 asteroid mission checks out – Spaceflight Now

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Extra Links of Interest:

asteroid exploration and analysis - Google Search ;

Lonely asteroid tells Solar System story - BBC News ;