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UWS Physics Society - 2016/17 launch event
Tue 18 October 2016, 17:00 – 18:00 BST
Paisley, 1935 – the birthplace of modern rocketry
The first demonstration of a 3-stage rocket, which enabled man to land on the moon
All welcome – Tuesday 18th October, 5pm.
P118 (UWS Paisley Campus)
Organised by Physoc (UWS Physics Society)
Beer and wine provided after the talk
Brief talk on the history of the Paisley Rocketeer Society
Talk by John Bonsor, the unofficial historian of PRS, and special guest Peter Stewart, one of the original Rocketeers from the 1930s.
A discussion of future Physoc events will take place, including a trip to Galloway Dark Skies astronomy observing in Jan/Feb 2017, and Physoc competition for a UWS gamma-detector launch, for environmental and astronomical observations, also planned for 2017.
Free to members / £3 to non-members (£5 to join Physoc)
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