Gaia in the UK

Taking the Galactic Census

Latest events

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NV201A13: Space as a Context for Teaching Science - The Gaia Spacecraft Mission to Map the Milky Way

Event date: 
8 June, 2014 - 10:00 to 10 June, 2014 - 16:00
Event location: 
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 0QX
A 4-day (a 3-day residential course followed by one day conference) CPD course for further education lecturers, post-16 teachers and secondary teachers.

Gaia launch

Event date: 
19 December, 2013 - 08:45 to 10:15
Event location: 
European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana

Gaia will be launched on 19 December at 9:12:19 UTC from European Spaceport in Kourou in French Guiana.