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NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration celebrates 40 years since Voyager 1 was launched into interstellar space to study the outer solar system.

The spacecraft includes a copy of the famous ‘Golden Record’, complete with sounds and images selected to illustrate the diversity of life and culture on our pale blue dot.

Voyager: The Golden Record

It’s the 1970s, and we’re about to send two spacecraft (Voyager 1 & 2) into space. These two spacecraft will eventually leave our solar system and become the most distant man-made objects…ever. How…

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Bluedot Festival

We're thrilled to announce that we've been nominated for Best Small Festival and Best Family Festival in the Festival Awards.

If you thought bluedot was out of this world this year we would love for you to vote for us here: bit.ly/Voteforbluedot

You could be in with a chance of winning a dream summer of festivals, going into a prize draw to win 2 x tickets to every festival that wins.
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Festival Awards 2017

 

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David Childs

Rebecca Collison

Done!

I've been to the best (Blue dot) and the worst (Hope and glory) this year. Voting done 😊

Becky Osborne

Family-friendly Gill, Nik, Jon, Chris 😃

Jonny Vaughan next year?

Already done.

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3 days ago

Bluedot Festival

Composer & producer Anna Meredith dazzled our Orbit Stage at #BD17 with her genre-defying blend of acoustic instruments and synthesisers.

Join us for another astronomical journey to #discoverthebluedot in 2018 > bit.ly/BD18tickets
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Composer & producer Anna Meredith dazzled our Orbit Stage at #BD17 with her genre-defying blend of acoustic instruments and synthesisers.

Join us for another astronomical journey to #discoverthebluedot in 2018 > bit.ly/BD18ticketsImage attachment

 

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She was awesome!!

Please have her back next year, she blew our minds. The kids love her, real mind opening stuff.

Amazing, 4 bars into Nautilus, I was hooked 🤘

She needs a bigger stage and lasers, lots of lasers.

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Off The Record 2017

Off The Record 2017

Nov 10, 9:30am - Nov 11, 2:00am

Northern Quarter, Manchester
Manchester,  M4 Map

Following its debut sold out year in 2016, Manchester’s multi-venue live music event and conference, Off The Record, returns 10th November 2017 in Manchester’s Northern Quarter.

Off The Record, launched by three of the UK’s premiere independent music festivals, Kendal Calling, Liverpool Sound City and Bluedot Festival, and music site Louder Than War Magazine, is all about innovative ideas, new music and emerging artists.

By day, it features a music conference at the Methodist Central Hall, curated by Liverpool Sound City and Louder Than War Magazine, featuring key speakers from labels, publishing, A&R, streaming and live, to inspire those starting out in the music industry. By night, Off The Record will put the spotlight on new music, hosting performances from 30 emerging artists across 7 live venues, with acts performing not announced until 24hours before.

Off The Record will run as follows:

Thursday 9th November:
7pm-late – Networking drinks at Night & Day Cafe
Come open the festival and network with delegates at one of Manchester’s newest small venues.

Friday 10th November:
9.30am-6pm – Conference at Methodist Central Hall
Registration from 9am

6pm-late – Music Showcase at Jimmy's, Aatma, The Peer Hat, Soup Kitchen, Gullivers NQ, Night & Day Cafe, The Castle Hotel

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Bluedot 2018

Bluedot 2018

Jul 20, 9:00am - Jul 22, 11:00pm

Bluedot Festival; Jodrell Bank, Cheshire
Goostrey,   Map

Join us for an astronomical weekend at Jodrell Bank. Explore music, science, arts, technology, culture, food and film beneath the iconic Lovell Telescope. Prepare to boldly go where no festival has gone before.

We return to Jodrell Bank on 20th - 22nd July 2018.
Weekend tickets are on sale now. Book to discover the bluedot > bit.ly/BD18tickets

Observe. Explore. Experiment.

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  1. Did you the bbc2 show last night that Brian Cox did on commercial space travel as a spur to space exploration in general. It’s a good one!!

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