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Professor Christopher Riley Becoming a bi-planetary species

7.00pm – 8.00pm - Thursday 12th November

September 25, 2020 3:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Public event – Repeated Recorded Webinar with live Q&A

Fifty years after NASA’s Apollo Moon landings, other space agencies and private companies around the world are heading back to the Moon. Writer and filmmaker Professor Christopher Riley explores the events, discoveries and technological advances which are propelling them there.

Drawing on clips from his multi-award winning films, Chris will tell the story of how human ingenuity has hacked physics to propel us off Earth, on our way to becoming a spacefaring civilization. It’s an adventure powered by science and engineering, with surprising connections that span space and time.

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