Articles | 2019

21/07/2019

Michelle participates Bluedot Festival

The Bluedot Festival is a four-day event combining music, science, cosmic culture and more beneath the Lovell Telescope. The theme of this year was the celebration of the 50 year anniversary of the moon landing.

Michelle went with the Royal Society of Chemistry and spoke to people about the importance of materials design for astronauts to ensure protection from UV-radiation and tying it into the important of sunscreen in UV-protection back on earth. There they also celebrate the international year of the periodic table #IYPT2019 the 150th anniversary of the periodic table.