Cloud Chamber Project – Recent Meeting

During the recent “cold night” evening  we looked at the uses of coldness, as a photographic technique, as a wine cooler and to make a cloud chamber. While we achieved the low temperatures needed to make a cloud chamber we were not successful in terms of seeing cosmic […]

Pi Night – Nov 2019

Again there was no particular theme for this Pi Night.  People came along with  questions and topics and the experts were able to provide some useful input.

Recent Tuesday Open Evening

Pottery Demonstration – November 2019   We had a great open Tuesday evening on 26th November 2019 when  we had a talk on the basics of pottery making by a professional ceramic potter – Cáit Gould. who appeared on BBC2’s Pottery Throwdown Competition. Her talk included, not only […]

Board with Tech – 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Wednesday 27th November 2019

Hosted by David H. from The Basingstoke Tech Scene The board game nights  at Basingstoke Makerspace have been going well, so we’re doing another one! The concept is simple, turn up, bring a game if you would like, and we all sit down and have some fun. We can’t promise […]

Cold night – November 2019

On Monday 18th November we held a cold night looking at the creation and uses of coldness. We looked at both dry-ice and peltier coolers. This was a very practical evening photographing the effects of dry-ice, using dry-ice to create a cloud chamber to hopefully make cosmic rays […]