1. IRISH ASTRONOMICAL ASSOCIATION Public Lecture, April 2,
7.30pm: Dr STEVE MYERS CEng FREng FInstP FEPS FAPS: "The
LHC and the Discovery of the Higgs Boson".
2. NEWSFLASH: Exclusive - Planetary Nebulae to be re-named.
3. ISS: The International Space Station continues its series of
morning passes over Ireland until April 02.
4. Yuri's Night: 12 April. Marking 53 years since the first human
flight into space.
5. Trip to Newgrange: - this was a great success.
6. Global Astronomy Month, April 2014.
7. MAC Lecture: "How I Built My Observatory": Presented by Mr.
8. COSMOS 2014. This will be held from 4-6 April.
9. Mars at Opposition on 8 April.
10: Planetary Formation Seminar, 9 April, UCD.
11. IAA AGM: 16 April.
12. IAA Event at N. Down Museum, Bangor, 3 May: Mars and
13. Major Astronomy Conference in Galway; Speed and
Sensitivity, Expanding Astronomical Horizons with ELTs.
14. STFC Roadshow at QUB, 17 - 24 May.
15. Statutory Public Lecture of the School of Theoretical Physics,
19 May. The lecture entitled “Are Brains Analog or Digital?” will be
given by Professor Freeman Dyson, Institute for ...