Next Public Event

15/16 December 2017

An Alien Sea of Life.

Enceladus has captured the imagination ever since it was found to have a liquid ocean under the surface. Martin Howe will share the facts we know so far, the plans for space probe visits, and that an incredible sea far from the Sun might harbour life!

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Waning Crescent
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Next New Moon: 18th Dec


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