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The Future of Human Space Exploration

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18:15 – 20:15 8 Dec 2009
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David Wilson Library Lecture Theatre, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH

Speakers: Jeff Hoffman

NASA Astronaut Jeff Hoffman, a member of the team on the first rescue mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope, a vital tool in uncovering some of the secrets of the universe, will present us with a talk on its history. He will include highlights of the most recent mission.
He will further discuss the potential future of NASA’s human spaceflight program, such as returning to the moon, going to Mars and, in view of the retirement of the space shuttle, the new vehicles that will take us there.

Event type: Lecture/Talk
Organised by: Midland Branch and Leicester Physics Centre
Contact details: Kiri Rhodes
Tel: 0116 252 3570 (during office hours)
Email: kr124@le.ac.uk
Dr Darren Wright
Email: dmw7@ion.le.ac.uk

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18:15 – 20:15 8 Dec 2009
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