On January 21, join Astronomy on Tap ATX for our 64th event at #AoTATX64! Dr. William Coogan from Firefly Aerospace will tell us about building a lunar lander! We will then hear from Dr. Niv Drory at UT Austin who will tell us about awesome astronomical instrumentation! Finally, Rob Pettengill will tell us about an Amateur Astronomer Ambassador Program to Chile!
#AoTATX64 will be hosted by our Host Stars, Chaos Cloud (Rebecca Larson) and Deep Space Shine (Dr. Micaela Bagley)! In addition, #AoTATX64 will feature Astronomy News by Whatamerger Jr. (Jackie Champagne) and It’s a TRAPPIST (Danny Krolikowski), trivia, and AoTATX merchandise. Finally, we will have telescopes on hand to look for exciting objects in the night sky (weather permitting)! Join us for a night full of astronomy fun over pints of beer!
As always, AoTATX is FREE and open to all ages, and Pueblo Viejo will be open to purchase tacos! The North Door alley bar opens at 6pm. The show starts at 7:30pm. You can tweet with #AoTATX64 to ask questions during the show! Find us on Facebook (Astronomy on Tap ATX), Twitter (@AoTATX), and Instagram (@AoTATX).
The North Door (502 Brushy St, Austin, TX 78702, Entrance at the back)
Tuesday, January 21, 7:30pm (trivia starts at 7 pm, bar opens at 6 pm!)