2nd May 2019 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
The Pavillion

Dr Stuart Eves from Surrey Satellite Technology Limited will be discussing William Herschel and the rings of Uranus,

Stuart previously spoke to us about space traffic control,

This time we will look at the possibility that Hershel may have observed the rings, before their more modern discovery back in 1977 ,

Other events in 1977 included :-

Star wars episode IV Premiers,

Voyager I and Voyager II are launched to explore the outer solar system ,

NASA space shuttle makes its first test flight off the back of a 747