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BAA Christmas Meeting via WEBINAR

Date:
Saturday, 2020, December 5 - 14:30 to 16:00

PLEASE NOTE DUE TO THE CONTINUED ISSUES WITH COVID - 19 WE ARE UNABLE TO HOLD THIS MEETING IN LONDON. IT WILL NOW BE A WEBINAR AND WILL BE ON YOUTUBE.

Click here to join the meeting via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87227046371?pwd=V0srZUthWFhZTzcyVE5YTzEzQnNNdz09

For anyone who does not wish to join via Zoom or is unable to install the software, then we will also be streaming the webinar live on our BAA YouTube channel. Please note we have a capacity of 100 attendees in the Zoom webinar, so if you join once we have reached this capacity you will be directed to our YouTube livestream.

14:30    BAA President - Welcome 

14:35    Dr Emily Brunsden, Lecturer at the University of York - "Fantastic Planets and how to find them" 

Imagine living in a world with three Suns, red jungles or endless night. These ideas have moved from fiction to reality as we discover more and more fantastic planets in our galaxy. This talk explains how we find such amazing worlds, how we know what they might be like and what we are still searching for out there.

15:35    Sky Notes presented by Philip Jennings (BAA Journal Editor)

16:00    Close

Organiser:  Mrs Hazel Collett