List of Meeting Presentations

2017 Monthly Indoor Meeting Presentations

 

January 2017 – NO MEETING THIS MONTH

February 2, 2017 – Judy Beck, Lecturer, University of North Carolina Asheville;
“Gravity: From Newton to Planet Nine”

March 2, 2017 – Christopher Richardson, Ph. D., Elon University;
“Is There Another Earth?”

April 6, 2017 – Lieutenant James Toomey, United States Coast Guard; Observing the Heart of the Milky Way: The Galactic Center Radio Arc”

May 4, 2017 – Brian Dennison, Ph.D., University of North Carolina Asheville; Total Solar Eclipses: Chasing the Lunar Umbra”

June 1, 2017 – Rico Ignace, Ph.D., East Tennessee State University; “How Do We Know What We Know?”

July 2017 – NO MEETING THIS MONTH

August 3, 2017 – Jonathan Ward, NASA Solar System Ambassador; “Cassini’s Grand Finale: A Daring End to a Glorious Mission”

September 7, 2017 – Jack Howard, NASA Solar System Ambassador; “Interstellar Travel: Science Fiction Meets Science Fact”

October 5, 2017 – Mark Whipple, OLLI; “Venus: Earth’s Evil Twin”

November 2, 2017 – Stephen Danford, Ph.D., University of North Carolina – Greensboro; “The Day Without Yesterday: Cosmology and the Big Bang”

December 7, 2017 – Annual Club Holiday Social & Auction