A very busy morning at Pendragon School

Armed with the case of outreach meteorites in one hand and balancing the small Philae model in the other, I carefully shuffled through the snow to Pendragon Primary School to give a short presentation to the whole school during an assembly on meteorites, space and comets. I had just a 15 minute slot, so a…

Space Industry Careers Fair

On Monday (09/02/15), Ross Burgon and I attended the 2nd Space Industry Careers Fair  held at the National Space Centre in Leicester. We were mainly there to promote the department’s PhD studentships, but took along the meteorites to show and tell! It was a great day and we gave lots of students who hadn’t previously considered the…

Professor Grady at Smashfest

On Thursday 29th January, I gave a lecture about meteorites and meteorite impact processes to the Department of Technology and Engineering at Middlesex University. My lecture was part of a series of keynote presentations being given in the run-up to SmashFEST, their non-science science Festival, which will take place the week commencing 16th of February. It is certainly going to…