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MAKE IT, FIRE IT INTO ORBIT

September 12 → 11:30 am12:30 pm

£3 - £5

Could Sutherland or Shetland host satellite launches? Matjaž Vidmar of the Royal Observatory of Edinburgh reports on space industry development. Three students from Slovenia’s Spacelink Institute – Nik Mohorko, Tjaš Cvek and Jošt Herman – describe their progress in building a rocket to reach 100 km, to become the first European amateur team to reach space.

In association with the Slovenian Science Foundation and the Rotary Club of Orkney

Details

Date:
September 12
Time:
11:30 am ─ 12:30 pm
Cost:
£3 - £5
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Venue

King Street Halls, Kirkwall