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Emeritus Professor Ken Pounds discusses over 60 years of space exploration

In this first episode, Professor Ken Pounds, founding father of space research at Leicester, talks to Professor Turi King about...

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Emeritus Professor Ken Pounds discusses over 60 years of space exploration

In the second episode, hear about missions, space science and research discoveries.

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Exploring solar systems

Professor of Planetary Plasma Physics, and Head of School of Physics and Astronomy, Emma Bunce discusses the extensive research done...

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Sounds from space – Ganymede

Are there sounds in space? Take a listen to plasma wave data whose frequency has been shifted into the audio...

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60 years in Space

Did you know that the past 60 years has seen a University of Leicester built instrument operating in Space? In 1960 the space research team was founded at the...

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Bepi Colombo: MIXS – Space

Professor Emma Bunce talks about the University’s involvement with the European Space Agency and JAXA space mission Bepi Colombo, and the...

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Dr Harjinder Sembhi: WomenInSTEM

I am a remote sensing scientist and I use data collected by satellites that look down at the Earth to understand changes to our climate and...

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