Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 40th edition this Sept.:
Harvesting Solar Energy
Earth Trojans: the phantom asteroids
Join graduate students Liliana Ruiz Diaz (College of Optical Sciences, UA) and Saverio Cambioni (Lunar and Planetary Laboratory) as they discuss mining the sun’s energy and hunting for near-earth phantom asteroids.
September 20, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ).
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Wednesday, September 20, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)
As always, Space Drafts is FREE and open to all ages! Bring your four-legged friends too!
Now that we’ve recovered from our 1-year anniversary, we return to the Beer Grotto on August 10th for another Astronomy on Tap! At this event, we’ll explore interesting objects in our solar system that aren’t the usual planets we know and love while also discussing the nature of planets around other stars. Make sure you enter to win one of our awesome raffle prizes and don’t miss out on the opportunity to talk to some of the scientists that live and work in the Lansing area. Our featured speakers include recent MSU PhD graduate, Dr. Thomas Connor, and Rachel Salmon, a current PhD student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at MSU. Come hungry, thirsty, and curious!
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