Cambridge Astronomical Association
Cambridge Young Astronomers


Forthcoming Events

Our Events are also usually held at the Institute of Astronomy (IoA), coach trips will start from the IoA carpark. We often have a Star Party in September/October and will organise other events to coincide with any unusual astronomical occurrence, such as an eclipse or a bright comet

Date Time EventDetailsSpeaker
Saturday 18th March 2017 18:30 ObservingCANCELLD DUE TO BAD WEATHER Stargazing Live 
Saturday 25th March 2017 14:30 Open AfternoonIoA open afternoon 
Friday 21st April 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingThe fireworks of the universe of George LemaitreDr. Simon Mitton
Wednesday 26th April 2017 20:00 CourseThings that go bump in the nightBrian Lister
Wednesday 3rd May 2017 20:00 CourseThe Inner Solar SystemPeter Howell
Wednesday 10th May 2017 20:00 CourseThe Outer Solar SystemPaul Fellows
Wednesday 17th May 2017 20:00 CourseStars and Stellar EvolutionClare Worley
Friday 19th May 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingWas Einstein 100% rightProf. M MacCallum
Wednesday 24th May 2017 20:00 CourseCosmologyRupert Allison
Wednesday 31st May 2017 20:00 CourseGalaxies and the Milky WayCarolin Crawford
Wednesday 7th June 2017 20:00 CourseImaging the sky with a digital cameraPaul Fellows
Wednesday 14th June 2017 20:00 CoursePlanetary imaging with a webcamCAA
Friday 16th June 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingLive long and ProsperDr. Ann Bonell
Wednesday 21st June 2017 20:00 CourseDeep Sky imagingCAA
Wednesday 28th June 2017 20:00 CourseHistory of imaging - Film to digitalBrian Lister
Friday 21th July 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingThe Milky Way and its satellitesDr. G Torrealba
Friday 18th August 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingGeology and MarsWill McMahon
Friday 15th September 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingMarsDave Eagle
Friday 20th October 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingGalaxies and their evolutionProf Pettini
Friday 17th November 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingThe Rosetta MissionSimon Sheridan
Friday 15th December 2017 20:00 Speaker MeetingTruimphs of the Vogager Space MissionPaul Money

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