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Previous Events

  • 2017

    PUBLIC EVENTS
    March 2017 The Next Big Thing - Royal Society take over of Science Museum Lates Science Museum, London https://royalsociety.org/science-events-and-lectures/2017/03/science-museum-lates/
    April 2017 ScienceX Trafford Centre, Manchester http://www.se.manchester.ac.uk/social-responsibility/Public-Engagement/sciencex/
    May 2017 Discover Space - UK Space Conference Manchester Central Convention Centre https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/discover-space-in-manchester-round-1-tickets-tickets-33422707217
    June 2017 Community Festival Manchester Museum http://www.socialresponsibility.manchester.ac.uk/strategic-priorities/engaging-our-communities/public-events/community-festival-/
    July 2017 Bluedot Festival Jodrell Bank http://discoverthebluedot.com 
    September 2017 Science Uncovered Manchester Museum http://events.manchester.ac.uk/event/event:mrj-j6rqa8qs-zb4ztf/science-uncovered
    October 2017 Science Spectacular Whiworth Hall/Manchester Museum http://www.manchestersciencefestival.com/event/science-spectacular-3/
    October 2017 Pi: Meteorite Hunt Mueum of Science and Industry http://www.manchestersciencefestival.com/event/pi-meteorite-hunt/
    October 2017 Science@Central Central Library http://www.manchestersciencefestival.com/event/science-central-2017/
    MEDIA APPEARANCES
    January 2017 Meteorites used in filming Stargazing programme
    CBeebies Stargazing
     
    January 2017 Hunt for Antarctica's 'missing meteorites'
    BBC Online
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38805430
    January 2017 Antarctica's missing iron meteorites: Mystery solved? BBC online & News at 6pm/10pm http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38818542
    January 2017 Antarctica's meteorite 'conveyor belt' BBC Online http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38813395
    February 2017 Science in Action: Meteorites BBC World Service http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04qsrqh
    July 2017 Radio Astronomy: Bluedot Festival Special BBC Sky at Night magazine podcast http://www.skyatnightmagazine.com/podcast/radio-astronomy-bluedot-festival-special
  • 2016

    Date Event Location Link
    PUBLIC EVENTS
    January 2016 Light Fantastic Museum of Science and Industry http://msimanchester.org.uk/whats-on/season/light-fantastic 
    April 2016 Science X Trafford Centre  
    May 2016 Girls' Night Out: Under The Stars Jodrell Bank  
    July 2016 Daresbury Open Day Daresbury Lab  
    July 2016 Blue Bot Festival Jodrell Bank  
    July 2016 Next Big Thing (Panel Discussion) – European Science Festival 70 Oxford St, Manchester  
    September 2016 Science Uncovered – European Researcher’s Night Manchester Museum https://royalsociety.org/science-events-and-lectures/2016/07/the-next-big-thing/ 
    October 2016 Science Spectacular – Manchester Science Festival Manchester Museum  
    October 2016 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Solar System – Manchester Science Festival Manchester Museum  
    MEDIA APPEARANCES
    January 2016 Interview with Sarah Crowther about Light Fantastic Jodcast  
    February 2016 Interview with Katherine Joy about Iron Metorties buried in Antartica BBC Website http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35587680

    February 2016

    Interview with Katherine Joy about Iron Meteorites buried in Antartica BBC World Service  
    March 2016 Interview with Sarah Crowther about Scottish Meteorite CBBC Newsround http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/35700095 
    July 2016 Katherine Joy - Expert Comment The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/jul/20/astronomers-shine-a-light-on-origin-of-man-in-the-moons-right-eye 
    August 2016 Interview about perseid meteor shower with Katherine Joy BBC Radio 4 Today  
    October 2016 Interview about NASA's announcement of jets of water on Europa with Sarah Crowther CBBC Newsround  
    October 2016 Interviews about the end of the Rosetta Mission with Sarah Crowther CBBC Newsround  
  • 2015

    Date Event Location Link
    PUBLIC EVENTS   
    March 2015 Stargazing Live/PI: Platform for Investigation MOSI  
    May 2015 Space Science Special - Amazed by Science Jodrell Bank  
    September 2015 Science Uncovered - European Researchers Night Manchester Museum  
    October 2015 Written In The Stars - Fun Palaces Manchester University  
    October 2015 The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Solar System - Manchester Science Festival Manchester Museum  
    October 2015 Science Spectacular - Manchester Science Festival Manchester Museum  
    November 2015  Girls' Night Out: Under The Stars Jodrell Bank  
    MEDIA APPEARANCES   
    March 2015 TV interview with Katherine Joy about Moon Science - Stargazing Live BBC 2 and iPlayer  
    June 2015 Interview with Sarah Crowther about Research and Genesis Jodcast  
    September 2015 Interview with Sarah Crowther about Blood Super Moon CBBC Newsround  http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/34377373
    October 2015 Filming for Cosmic Front NEXT with Matthias Willbold, Martin Guitreau and Karen Theis NHK (Japanese Broadcasting Channel)  
    October 2015 Interview with Sarah Crowther about what the group does All FM  
    October 2015 Written in the Stars Fun Palace - Jamie Gilmour Online Content for BBC

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2mKtLtk3RPwgJNYxYnhg6c3/astro-art-be-a-star-artist

    December 2015 Interview with Katherine Joy about Apollo astronauts BBC 4 Royal Institute Christmas Lecture Series  
  • 2014

    Date Event Location
    PUBLIC EVENTS  
    January 2014 BBC Stargazing Live MOSI
    March 2014 Girls' Night Out: Under The Stars Jodrell Bank
    May 2014 Pint of Science Odder Bar
    May 2014 Pint of Science Odder Bar
    May 2014 Space Science Special - Amazed by Science Jodrell Bank
    June 2014 Universities Week - Super Saturday Manchester Museum
    July 2014 Moon Night @ Manchester Astronomical Society Godlee Observatory
    October 2014 Watch the Skies: 2001 A Space Odysey Jodrell Bank
    October 2014 Watch the Skies: Alien Jodrell Bank
    October 2014 Manchester Science Festival - Science Spectacular Manchester Museum
    October 2014 Manchester Science Festival - The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Solar System Manchester Museum
    November 2014 MENSA North West Science Day Wilmslow
    MEDIA APPEARANCES
    January 2014 Sarah Crowther - comet, moon rocks and meteorites demonstration  BBC Stargazing Live
    January 2014 Interview with Sarah Crowther about the Rosetta Mission CBBC Newsround
    January 2014 Katherine Joy CBBC Newsround - online content
    September 2014 Meteorite article with Katherine Joy Another Escape Magazine
    November 2014 "Morning Reports" - Interview with Sarah Crowther about the Rosetta Mission BBC Radio 5 Live
    November 2014 Interview with Sarah Crowther about the Rosetta Mission CBBC Newsround
    November 2014 "Phil Trow"  Interview with Sarah Crowther about the Rosetta Mission BBC Radio Manchester
    December 2014 Interview with Sarah Crowther about Geminids meteor shower CBBC Newsround
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