The Langton Astronomy team would like to extend their thanks to all those who supported another successful year of Star Gazing Live despite not seeing many stars this year. We have had lots of really great feedback from people about our activities and talks. We hope we can continue to grow the event and keep […]
The final Star Gazing Live session of this academic year will take place on Friday, 3rd March at 7.30pm. We are lucky to have Dr Dirk Froebich, Senior Lecturer for Astronomy and Astrophysics University of Kent, giving a talk on “How to form stars and clusters”. In addition we will have several talks from Astronomy students […]
28th February 2017
A big thank you to all of you who managed to get to the Star Gazing live last Friday. It was one of our most successful evenings yet. Over 95 people came despite the appalling weather. There were many positive and appreciative comments about the talks by Dr Lesworth and Philip Young. The final one […]
6th February 2017
We would like to extend a very warm welcome to Dr Tim Lesworth who has joined us as the new Director of the Star Centre from Wednesday, 4th January 2014. He is very much looking forward to working with all the students working on Science based projects.
17th January 2017
The Institute for Research in Schools (IRIS) is a new national charity which aims to release the potential of young people at school to contribute at the forefront of science and technology. We encourage and enable secondary schools across the UK to involve their students in authentic scientific research. Students are bold, prepared to take […]