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All meetings for the foreseeable future will be via Zoom video conferencing.
If you would like to join in but need help with Zoom
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Jan 13th - Edward Gillin - Edward is going to talk to us about the Magnetic Dipping Needle, an instrument used to measure the earths magnetic field.
Feb 10th - Dr Aida Alvera Azcarate - Biological Oceanography by Remote Sensing.
Aida will talk about the development of ocean remote sensing via satellite of temperatures, sea level and currents. About how things started, how things have changed, why it’s important to have these measurements.
March 10th - Jason Goozee - DCW Plastics.
What’s the big deal about recycling plastics?
April 14th - Richard Bonella - Flaxmill Maltings.
July 14th - Dr Tim Poate - Monitoring Consequences of Storms.
The Main Mill at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings, built in 1797, is the first iron framed
building in the world, and as such is seen as the grandparent of the skyscraper.
This talk will take you through the history of the site, why it is here in Shrewsbury,
who built it, its 90 years as a Flaxmill and its 90 years as a Maltings taking us
right up to the present day.
Monitoring storm impacts in the south west and how they are measured using GPS/drones