Tag Archive: science

Nov 30

December 2016 – Meeting Reminder

MEETING – SATURDAY 3rd DECEMBER 2016 The Meeting Room, Ely Library, The Cloisters, Ely, CB7 4ZH (10.00 – 11.30am) TOPIC: ‘A Giant Leap for Humankind? Could/should interplanetary humans become a reality?‘ Useful links: Stephen Petranek – How We’ll Live on Mars https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t9c7aheZxls Ideal Homes – Mars Style: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oueM-FV9aWY Elon Musk’s Vision Short version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0agVZwux1Hs Long …

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Dec 06

Event Review: Astronomy Walk and Talk with Mark Thompson

Toppings Bookshop – Astronomy Walk and Talk with Mark Thompson Friday 21st November 2014 Venue: St Peter’s Church, Ely, Mark Thompson is a British astronomer, television presenter and writer best known for being one of the presenting team on the BBC show Stargazing Live. I attended this event partly because of my fascination with the …

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Sep 14

The Tension Between Science And Religion – A Personal Perspective

Well, here we are, living on a rock orbiting the star we call the Sun. Our star is one of over a hundred billion stars in our galaxy, which we call the Milky Way. The Sun is located on one of the spiral arms about 26,000 light years from the centre of the galaxy. The …

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