Monthly Archives: April 2016

Rocket Science Update day 3

Excitement as first sign of life from the Rocket seeds is discovered this morning. One seedling from each sample has broken through on day 3. So far both Earthbound seeds and those that were in orbit are performing equally. Will this trend continue? … Continue reading

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Long Eaton Astronomical Society Meeting 28th April – Dr Chris North.

 The next meeting is on Thursday 28th April at the now regular time of 7pm. Our guest speaker is Dr Chris North of Cardiff University and ex co-presenter of the BBC Sky at Night programme. Chris will be presenting a talk … Continue reading

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It Really Is Rocket Science!

Students at the Long Eaton School have now officially started a month long experiment in conjunction with the Royal Horticultural Society and the Tim Peake mission “Principia”. Named “Rocket Science” the experiment involves growing seeds that have been on board the … Continue reading

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