To the Moon and Back

Malpas, S. (Speaker)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar


To the Moon and Back - an Institute of Physics Public Engagement Event

'The Institute of Physics presents an evening of talks, music and conversation exploring one of humankind’s greatest achievements – travelling to the Moon – in celebration of this year’s fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. Join astrophysicist Martin Hendry, literary theorist Simon Malpas, science communicator and Apollo enthusiast Ben Craven and Alastair Bruce of the Royal Observatory for a scintillating science cabaret taking in stories of lunar travels and travails, including a fun moon-themed quiz and songs from Scottish folk singer Jemima Thewes.'
Period23 Apr 2019
Event typeSeminar
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational