July 2014

ASK STEPHEN HAWKING A QUESTION IN PERSON AT THE STARMUS FESTIVAL

The “Ask Hawking” competition gives the non-expert public the opportunity to question one of the greatest scientific leading lights Starmus is the most ambitious all-star festival in science where music and the stars come together between 22 and 27 September with the Canary Islands as a unique astronomical location  Madrid, 29 July 2014 – Starmus Festival announces another of the novelties for its next edition by launching the “Ask Hawking” competition, a new attraction that makes this one of the most eagerly awaited scientific encounters of 2014, with the Canary … Read more

STARMUS TAKES OFF: THE MOST AMBITIOUS ALL-STAR SCIENCE FESTIVAL

The Starmus Festival announces a supreme line-up featuring the biggest names in science today including Stephen Hawking, Brian May and Richard Dawkins The Canary Islands is the chosen setting for the only festival in the world that brings together Nobel prize-winners, astronauts, astrophysicists, biologists and anthropologists in the same place The Canary Islands confirms its place as THE location of choice for astrophysicists worldwide thanks to its advantageous geographical location and the astrophysical observation and research conducted there Astrophotography and music are key to the festival, including live performances from Rick Wakeman … Read more