1st Annual Robert Grosseteste Lecture in Astrophysics/Cosmology

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Poseidon has definitely sent storm Doris to ¬†prevent establishing a new tradition in Lincoln – annual public lectures in Cosmology/Astrophysics. However, his efforts were in vain:¬†in a truly heroic 9 hours trip, combining multiple trains and a taxi, our inaugural speaker Professor Peter Coles arrived from Cardiff to…

Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal

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Great Minds lecture: Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal Space exploration, life and the cosmos 23 September 2014, 6.00pm EMMTEC Building, Brayford Campus, University of Lincoln The space age is little more than 50 years old, and has been crucial for science. Unmanned probes have visited the planets of…