The Moon: Our Stepping Stone to the Stars - The Average Scientist

Museum of the Moon Talk
  • Venue

    Library and Cathedral

  • Time

    6:30 PM

  • Price

    £3.00 - £6.00

  • Book Tickets

Join Astrophysicist Ian Hall FRAS and 12 year old TAS Academy student Elsie Dennis for an extended evening TAS Talk on the Moon

In this extended TAS Talk, we’ll delve into the Moon’s captivating formation and the crucial role it plays in shaping our world. The unforgettable NASA Apollo missions of the 1960s which changed the game, allowing us to walk upon the lunar surface and forever altering our connection with this celestial companion.

Looking ahead, the Moon is poised to become our gateway to the stars. We’ll envision the cosmic adventures that await, with Mars and other distant moons beckoning us, potentially holding the secrets of life beyond our own planet.

Tickets for this presentation which will take place in the Cathedral library includes a visit to see artist Luke Jerram's stunning Museum of the Moon installation at the last of our very special Lunar Late nights.

Presentation length: 90 minutes and suitable for all ages 8+. Visit to Museum of the Moon will take place after the presentation.

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