Touching the Moon and Mars

Getting the touchable meteorite display installed at the Manchester Museum was certainly hard work. But quite soon we started to get some very nice positive feedback from various members of the ever enthusiastic Museum staff. Irving Czechowicz was particularly fascinated by the Moon-Mars-Chelyabinsk exhibit. This consists of actual space rocks from Mars, the Moon and…

Up to Manchester

  On Friday morning George set off in the van from the Open University with the first batch of materials for the Catch a Shooting Star exhibit. The load included the poster boards, touch screen computer and of course the meteorites. Well not all the meteorites! Diane and I would be taking some of them…