"The brilliance of Simon Langton School is to take a flavour of the excitement I experienced and continue to experience every day in university life – the excitement of knowing what nobody has ever known before – and bringing it into the classroom."
Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz FRS, Vice-Chancellor, University of Cambridge - a quote from his speech ‘The Thrill of Discovery’ the Keynote address at the Opening of the Langton Star Centre, Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys, 7th December 2011.
"LUCID is not just an educational experiment, it will be the UK's latest space facility. LUCID's research-quality data will be of direct interest and use to the wider science community, allowing students to engage in real research, studying the basic physics of how space weather works."
Dr Jonathan Eastwood, Lecturer in Space and Atmospheric Physics, Imperial College