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Space science, science of the mind and the science of colours will be the focus of The Open University’s offerings at the BA Festival of Science at the University of York, September 9-15.
OU space scientist Professor John Zarnecki will speak on the subject: Satellites I have known and loved - 50 years of space research.
Planetary and Space Sciences Research Institute doctoral students Dan Andrews and Steve Barlettt will lead a panel discussion on How to become a rocket scientist.
And OU Professor Emeritus Steven Rose and his wife Hilary will talk about scientist, historian and political activist J D Bernal who wrote many pioneering works on the relationship between science and society. J.D. Bernal: a life in three colours.