Thu20Mar2014Thu03Apr2014“Black Watch” cruise from Cairns to Singapore
Tue29Apr2014University of Buckingham, University Public Lecture
3rd Ray Wijewardene Memorial Lecture
Discovering Extraterrestrial Life: a Turning Point for Humanity
By Prof Chandra Wickramasinghe
The discovery of extraterrestrial life, or even the confirmation of its existence by homo sapiens, appears to be highly imminent in the year 2014. This event when it happens will mark the most important turning point in the entire history of human civilisation. Utilising new knowledge and new opportunities that arise from this discovery will be our challenge in the years ahead…...The lecturer, one of the world’s leading astronomers, is a pioneer of modern studies on the dispersal of extraterrestrial life.......