Cambridge Astronomical Association
(CAA)
&
Cambridge Young Astronomers
(CYA)

 


CYA 7-11 by Zoom

To the Edge of Space
Saturday 28th August 2021
Start time : 10:00

Speaker : CAA


To the Edge of Space.

Recently companies like Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic are taking people to the edge of space, and space tourism is taking off (sorry!), but you will need to be very wealthy needing the best part of £300,000 for a ticket.

In this meeting we will be looking at how we got into space and where spaces begins and who sent the first object to get into space.


Play the game.

As part of the presentation Brian will be playing all CYA members at once.

To play, just print off the game and here are the rules. You'll need need one dice anf four counters


Build a Model...

As part of the presentation Brian will be demonstrating how to make the model.

Click to download the model in three parts.
Here is part 1 , part 2 and part 3


Print the model onto double weight paper 160gm (if possible), all you will need is scissors, glue and 3 paper-clips.


This is a Zoom Presentation from the Cambridge Astronomical Association. You will be able to watch it on phones, tables, PCs and Macs and all for free.

If you have Zoom installed already then just click Join Event at the right time, or just a few minutes early.

Otherwise, to get Zoom - follow these instructions




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