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Spiders in Space - Emerald - Wednesday 21/2

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Emerald Library

400 Belgrave-Gembrook Road

Emerald, VIC 3782

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Assoc. Prof Lachlan Thompson was the Lead Researcher on the Spiders in Space experiment flown on board Space Shuttle Columbia in 2003. Now a local resident, Professor Thompson is building Victoria's largest astronomy observatory in Emerald. His new space mission is to track space debris to protect future missions.

Come and be part of a family hands-on, touch and feel, space adventure (its ok, no loose spiders). Experience actual NASA and space hardware. Design your own space experiment!

Discover why spiders, flies, bees and caterpillars are essential to an astronauts life on Mars and our everyday life here on earth.


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