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NASA's Juno mission will arrive at Jupiter early in the morning of 5th July. Join the RAS and Dr Leigh Fletcher at the National Astronomy Meeting to find out the latest news about Jupiter in the countdown to Juno's arrival and what the mission expects to find out about our Solar System's giant planet.
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NASA's Juno mission will arrive at Jupiter early in the morning of 5th July. Join the RAS and Dr Leigh Fletcher for a Q&A at the National Astronomy Meeting to find out the latest news about Jupiter in the countdown to Juno's arrival and what the mission expects to find out about our Solar System's giant planet.
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As part of Open House London (www.openhouselondon.org.uk), we and our neighbouring learned societies at Burlington House will be open to the public on Saturday 19th September. 

Tours of our historical building and it's stunning features will operate on a "first come, first served" basis from 10am to 4:30pm, while specific science-themed children's sessions running throughout the day can be booked at events@ras.org.uk. 

http://www.ras.org.uk/news-and-press/2708-open-house-at-the-ras-2015
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We'll be chatting live tomorrow about Pluto, what we can expect to find out from the New Horizons flyby and what UK astronomers are planning for the countdown to this historic encounter..
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Join the Royal Astronomical Society and guests, Dr Jane Greaves and Dr Jonathan Marchant, for a chat about Pluto, New Horizons, and a full week of astronomy at the National Astronomy Meeting 2015 in Llandudno!
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Join the Royal Astronomical Society and guests, Dr Jane Greaves and Dr Jonathan Marchant, for a chat about Pluto, New Horizons, and a full week of astronomy at NAM in Llandudno!
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ONE DAY LEFT to register for NAM 2015 in Llandudno at http://nam2015.org/
Aside from the 4 days of expert talks on all topics across astronomy, remember to book yourself in for events such as the Astronomy Theatre Show (http://nam2015.org/…/public-and-school…/science-theatre-show), the public lecture by Martin Rees, and the hotly-contested NAM 5-a-side football tournament!
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Just 3 days left to register for this year's National Astronomy Meeting at Venue Cymru, Llandudno! Registration is open at http://nam2015.org/index.php/registration until 20th June. 

Don't forget to book a seat at the conference dinner where comedian and astronomy enthusiast Jon Culshaw will be hosting the awards ceremony.

Also, book through registration for a free ticket to a public talk by Martin Rees, the Astronomer Royal, on the 7th July (http://nam2015.org/index.php/public-events/public-talk).
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The full timetable of parallel sessions at this year's National Astronomy Meeting at Venue Cymru, Llandudno can now be viewed here, along with abstracts for each talk: http://nam2015.org/index.php/science-programme
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Amazing Herschel images of filaments in the Milky Way 

New paper in #MNRAS by Ke Wang et al. using data from ESA - European Space Agency​.

http://sci.esa.int/herschel/55942-herschels-hunt-for-filaments-in-the-milky-way/
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