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IOPS Lecture by Tim Browett - Return to the Moon
The next IOPS public lecture in Aberdeen will be held at Robert Gordon's College on 30 September, 7-8.15pm. No booking necessary.


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  • 1962 The NS Savannah, the world’s first nuclear-powered cargo ship, commissioned by US President Dwight D Eisenhower as part of his “Atoms for Peace” initiative, finishes its maiden voyage
  • 1989 Voyager 2 images show the first unequivocal evidence of rings around Neptune
  • 1647 Birth of Denis Papin, inventor of a type of high-pressure cooker that was a forerunner of the steam engine and pressure cooker
  • 1834 Birth of Samuel Pierpoint Langley, inventor of the bolometer
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