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IOP engages with the public at the Cally Festival near our future London home

IOP engages with the public at the Cally Festival near our future London home

21 June 2018

Making mobiles, exploring forces and talking on a tin-can telephone were some of the activities on offer when IOP engaged visitors to the Cally Festival on 17 June near our new London home in King’s Cross

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Meeting with EPWS, September 2017
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2017 winner of Jocelyn Bell Burnell Medal and Prize
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