KTH Space Center invites you to a space night during Kulturnatten!
Time: Sat 2018-04-21 18.00 - 23.59
Location: KTH Entré, Drottning Kristinas väg 4, KTH Campus
Join us on a journey through space in 3D that will take us from Earth to the edge of the universe and back again. KTH Visualisation Studio VIC will guide you and might visit your favourite destination if you wish for it, each sightseeing is unique! The space sightseeing starts every hour sharp from 19 to 23 and it is free of charge. The pre bookable tickets are already sold out but no need to worry, there are many available tickets for drop in during the night!
Space themed board games will be played and demonstrated by Stockholm Wampas, everyone is welcome to join in for a round! Fryxgames will demonstrate and have their games available for sale if you are interested in continuing to play back at home.
Test you knowledge about space at our Space Walk with tricky questions. The night's winner will receive a price from KTH Rymdsällskap!
Space Exhibition and talks
Here you can learn more about space and see what kind of space related research is being performed here at KTH. The exhibition includes equipment from sounding rockets, satellites, high altitude balloon flights, particle detectors and human spaceflight. Short talks on space related research will be given every half an hour during the evening, the program is found below.
18:30 Gamma-ray bursts: death throes of stars - Vlasta Valan
19:00 Hur kan vi utforska Venus yta? - Carl-Mikael Zetterling
19:30 Sounding rocket science: a unique (and fun) way to explore phenomena in the upper-atmosphere and beyond - Gabriel Giono
20:00 How 18 months of work can crash in a few seconds - Erik Von Keyserlingk
20:30 Norrsken och rymdoväder - Anita Kullen
21:00 På jakt efter kosmiska fyrar och svarta hål med PoGO+ - Mark Pearce
21:30 The student satellite MIST - Jacopo Villa
22:00 10 svenska satelliter - Sven Grahn
22:30 AESIR Student Rocketry - Patrick Oppel
23:00 Utfällbara strukturer i rymden - Gunnar Tibert
23:30 Sällskap & Rymd, KTH RS - Mustafa Al-Janabi
The event is open to everyone and KaffeLuckan will join us to serve coffee and something sweet. Warmly welcome!