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RAS PN05/50: Space & Astronomy Digest January 2006
This release contains a summary of some significant astronomical and space events that will be taking place during January. It includes the launch of the first spacecraft to explore Pluto and the Kuiper Belt, and the first return to Earth of samples from a comet. Read more...
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Astronomers Use Hubble to 'Weigh' Dog Star's Companion
Understanding white dwarfs is important to theories of both stellar and cosmological evolution. New results published in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical... More
Last updated on Tuesday, 31 January 2006 11:21
Published on Wednesday, 14 December 2005 00:00
 
International Accolade for UK Space Scientist
Professor Stan Cowley, Professor of Solar-Planetary Physics at the University of Leicester, is to be awarded the Julius Bartels Medal at a ceremony in Vienna in April,... More
Last updated on Tuesday, 31 January 2006 11:21
Published on Friday, 09 December 2005 00:00
 
PN05/49: RAS Announces Geophysics Award Winners for 2006
Professor Stan Cowley, of the University of Leicester, has been awarded the Royal Astronomical Society’s highest award, the Gold Medal, for his outstanding... More
Last updated on Monday, 12 April 2010 15:08
Published on Tuesday, 13 December 2005 00:00
 
PN05/48: RAS Announces Astronomy Award Winners for 2006
The Royal Astronomical Society has announced the names of the astronomers to be honoured in its 2006 awards.  The top award, the Gold Medal, goes to Professor Simon... More
Last updated on Monday, 12 April 2010 15:12
Published on Friday, 09 December 2005 00:00