World Space Week 2016 - Old College

Tuesday 4 - Friday 7 September: 09.00 - 18.00

Gain an insight into research at Aberystwyth University relating to this year's 'World Space Week' theme of 'Remote Sensing Enabling our Future'.  View a poster display in the Quad together with the scaled terrain model of the surface of Mars.

Wednesday 5 October: 15.30 - 18.30

'Ask the Experts' - Drop in Session with interactive activities

  • Discover more about the surface of Mars with our scaled terrain model and interactive activities.
  • Put your questions to researchers and student ambassadors from the Department of Physics.
  • Find out about Aberystwyth University’s role in the European Space Agency’s ExoMars Rover Mission in 2018.

Planetarium Experience

Meet staff from the Department of Physics and immerse yourself in our pop-up 360 Planetarium.

Free tickets for the 'pop-up' Planetarium are available from the welcome desk (30 minutes prior to each session).

Session 1 15.30
Session 2 16.00
Session 3 16.30
Session 4 17.00
Session 5 17.30
Session 6 18.00

All welcome to these public events.


Venue: Old College, King Street,
Aberystwyth University
SY23 2DX
Further information:

For queries regarding this event, please contact:

Rachel Cross
Research Associate - Department of Physics

Related Links:

World Space Week 2015