Dr. Norah Patten is a faculty member at the International Space University and is the founder of Planet Zebunar, which produces STEM educational products to inspire the next generation of engineers, astronauts and scientists. Through a partnership with NanoRacks, Norah initiated and managed 'The Only Way is Up' project which launched Ireland's first student experiment to the ISS in 2014. She is a regular speaker at public events, and has featured on national television and radio. Norah has recently been selected for the PoSSUM Scientist-Astronaut Program
Friday 10 November, 7pm – 9.30pm
Launch event with public talks, stargazing event (weather permitting), Oculus rift virtual reality
and Stardome (£2 per person) – all welcome, refreshments provided.
Saturday 11 November 2pm – 4.30pm
Visit the Stardome – bringing the night sky to life inside the inflatable dome! (£2 per person)
For further information please contact Carrickfergus Museum