School of Physics and Astronomy

Cassini Scientist for a Day Competition

4 January 2016

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The chance for 10-18 years old UK school students to win prizes by writing about the Cassini mission at Saturn. The deadline of 5pm 26 February is fast approaching. Entrants must choose a target for the Cassini spacecraft to observe and write a 500-word essay proposal making a case to the mission planners.

Prizes will be awarded to the top essay in each age range: 10-12, 13-15 and 16-18 year old UK school students (excluding Scotland) and a week’s work experience working on Cassini science at Queen Mary will be offered to the top age range.