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This is the annual 2-day (the weekend of 1st and 2nd June) Sino-Russian forum with a series of talks. Mine will be on the first day about India's Lunar missions. For costs and booking - https://www.bis-space.com/2018/12/06/21397/39th-bis-russian-sino-prev-soviet-chinese-technical-forum-2019
Gurbir Singh is an amateur astronomer and a writer. His first book, Yuri Gagarin in London and Manchester, was published in 2011. The book races the visit of the world’s first spaceman’s visit to England with first-hand accounts from the people who saw and met him. His second book, The Indian Space Programme was published […]
A free public talk at the Gardeners Arms, Droitwich, Worcestershire WR9 8LU on Saturday 16th March starting at 13:45. The talk will provide an overview of the space programmes of India and China. Whilst China is way ahead of India in its space capabilities, the drive for national prestige and self-sufficiency that motivated the USA/USSR 1960s space race in the 1960s is evident today in Asia.