AoT-Tucson #65: Space Snowballs: Local and Alien @ Borderlands Brewing Co. December 4th

Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 65th edition with planetary scientists Kat Volk and Teddy Kareta:

29P/SW1: An Active Centaur Reveals how Jupiter-Family Comets are Born – Kat Volk

The First Interstellar Comet 2I/Borisov – Teddy Kareta

Please join planetary scientist Kat Volk (LPL), and Teddy Kareta (LPL) as they tell us about how a specific centaur could explain how solar system comets are born, and about the first interstellar comet to have been discovered. Dr. Kat Volk is a staff scientist at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory researching Kuiper Belt Object, planetary dynamics, and exoplanet, especially in modeling orbital dynamics. Teddy Kareta is a PhD candidate also at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory studying the life cycle of comets using primarily imaging and spectroscopic observations.

The event is on December 4th, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ).
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The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

Wednesday, December 4th, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)

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As always, Space Drafts is FREE and open to all ages! Bring your four-legged friends too!

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