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The Moon Landing: Tim Parrott

"When you see footage of a rocket lifting off, does your head fill with questions? Why is it so enormous, so powerful, and so dangerous? Is rocket science as impenetrable as people say? Thankfully, the answer to this last question is no. We might wish we’d understood more at the time, but the principles haven’t changed and the satisfaction of understanding these things is well within your grasp. Wanting to know is all it takes."

Tutor: Tim Parrott

"Tim Parrott, who took his degree at Cambridge, has been teaching short courses in popular science to adults for many years. He is especially keen to engage those with little or no prior knowledge. "