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New Order at Live from Jodrell Bank 2013 Watch the Skies!
18 August 2014: We are excited to announce the first ever large-scale outdoor cinematic event at Jodrell Bank, showings of '2001: A Space Odyssey' and 'Alien' as part of the British Film Institute's sci-fi season Days of Fear and Wonder.
Transformer Pulsar Transformer Pulsar swaps radio waves for gamma rays
22 July 2014: An exceptional binary system containing a rapidly spinning neutron star has undergone a dramatic change in behaviour never before observed, swapping from a radio pulsar to a bright gamma-ray source.
Tim O'Brien and Teresa Anderson Jodrell Bank duo honoured for innovative science communication
1 July 2014: Two Directors at the University of Manchester's Jodrell Bank Observatory have been awarded the Kelvin Medal of the Institute of Physics for outstanding contribution to the public understanding of physics.
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