October 2013 Lecture Meeting -“The Apollo Missions”

This month we welcome back speaker Jerry Workman who will talking about “The Apollo Missions”.

The talk will look at the space race and build up to one of the most significant events in human history.

There were eleven manned Apollo missions, six of which landed on the Moon. This talk will highlight  the individual accomplishments of each of the key Apollo missions and tell us about the geological landscape of the lunar surface.

A Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, Jerry is widely known to astronomy groups across at the country and won the Eric Zucker Award in 2009 for his work in the astronomical community.

The public meeting takes place at the Henry Dixon Hall, Rivenhall End on Wednesday 16th October. Doors open at 7.30pm for an 8pm start. £2 for members, £3 for non-members. For further information, see the Events page.


Posted on 11 October, 2013, in Astronomy News, Popular Science, Public Meetings, Society News, Space exploration and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Will the Apollo Missions lecture be webcast?

  2. No sorry we don’t web cast our public lectures.

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