The next meeting is 29th July 2022 – 8 p.m.

Prof David Rees – Sprites, Elves and Gnomes
Bredhurst Village Hall. Hurstwood Road. Gillingham ME7 3 JZ

At some point, we have all stared with a combination of awe and dread at the impressive audible and visual spectacle of a powerful thunderstorm.
Blinded by the overwhelming visual spectacle, we are unaware of the powerful processes in the Earth’s upper atmosphere unleashed by these storms called “Transient Luminous Events”.
The talk will describe the many fascinating discoveries of the past 30 years Please visit our website:

Dave Merrrall

Press Secretary

Mid-Kent Astronomical Society

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