Rhodri Evans
Astronomy
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Recent public talks
Nov 16, 2016 Not Yet
I have recently given a series of public talks, including to the Swansea Astronomical Society, the Pontypridd branch of Merched y Wawr, and the Bridgend Astronomical Society. I have more public ...
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Sending a message to the North Star
Oct 10, 2016 Not Yet
On 10th October 2016 I was on BBC Radio Cymru's Rhaglen Aled Hughes talking about the University of Edinburgh's project to send a radio signal to the North star which will ...
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Astrophotography is published
Oct 10, 2016 Not Yet
My latest book, Astrophotography, has now been published. Follow this link to learn more about the book and to order your copy.  ...
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Water jets erupting from Europa
Oct 10, 2016 Not Yet
On 27th September 2016 I was on S4C television's news programme Ffeil talking about the announcement that the Hubble Space Telescope had found evidence for jets of water erupting from the ...
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Juno arrives at Jupiter
Oct 10, 2016 Not Yet
On the 4th and 5th of July I was on BBC radio talking about Juno's arrival at Jupiter. On the 4th of July I spoke on BBC Radio Cymru's Post Cyntaf, ...
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Tim Peake comes back to Earth
Oct 10, 2016 Not Yet
On 21st June 2016 I was on BBC Radio Cymru's Sioe Carol Parry Jones talking about Tim Peake's return to Earth from his six months on the International Space Station.  ...
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Giving a talk in Dakar, Senegal
Jun 02, 2016 Not Yet
I shall be attending a conference in Dakar, Senegal, in mid-June, and giving my first-ever talk in French. I am going to talk about what we can learn about the Universe ...
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Wonders of our Cosmos
May 24, 2016 Not Yet
I have just finished writing a book for Carlton Press, provisionally titled Wonders of the Cosmos. It  is a book of stunning photographs of astronomical objects, with a 200-300 word explanation ...
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Lectures in Namibia
May 22, 2016 Not Yet
In late February and early March I visited Namibia in south-west Africa, where I gave a series of public lectures.  ...
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Talks on a Princess cruise
Dec 08, 2015 Not Yet
I shall be giving talks on a Princess cruise in early February. The cruise goes from Buenos Aires to Santiago, visting Cape Horn and passing through the Beagle Channel. I ...
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Interviewed about my 10 Physicists
Dec 08, 2015 Not Yet
I shall be interviewed about my '10 Physicists...' book on BBC Radio Wales' programme Science Cafe. I will give an update when I know the date of transmission of the interview. ...
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I was on Good Evening Wales
Jul 29, 2015 Not Yet
I was on Good Evening Wales, a news programme on Radio Wales, again talking about the Perseids meteor shower, how to view them and what causes them. ...
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I was on Radio Cymru
Jul 29, 2015 Not Yet
I was on Radio Cymru talking about the Perseids meteor shower, what it is and how best to observe it. ...
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I was on Radio Cymru
Jun 25, 2015 Not Yet
I was on Radio Cymru talking about Kepler452b, the so-called Earth 2.0 which has recently been discovered by NASA's Kepler mission. ...
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I was on live TV
Jun 01, 2015 Not Yet
I was on live TV talking about Meteor Day, and the conjuction of Venus and Jupiter in the evening sky. ...
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Lecturing at Princess Cruise in South America
Mar 02, 2015 Not Yet
I am giving lectures on a Princess Cruise in South America, leaving Buenos Aires and sailing to Montevideo, Puerto Madryn (in Patagonia), the Falkland islands, Cape Horn, Ushuaia, the Beagle Channel, ...
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30-second Physics
Feb 14, 2015 Not Yet
Finished writing 17 articles for '30-second Physics', published by Ivy Press and available in March 2016. ...
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