AoT-Tucson #43: Galaxy Mergers & Dancing Cosmic Gas @ Borderlands Brewing Co. December 13

Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 43rd edition this Dec.:

Train Wrecks Over Time: A History of Galaxy Mergers
&
Gas Dancing in the Starlight 

Join astronomer Dr. Barry Rothberg (Large Binocular Telescope Observatory) as he tells us the history of galaxy mergers, and postdoc Dr. Kyle Kaplan (Steward Observatory) as he unravels the physics of cosmic gas.

December 13, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ).
Click on RSVP on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/events/346054332525664/) to help us with logistics!

Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

When?
Wednesday, December 13, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)

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

AoT-Tucson #42: Photogenic Sun & Molten-Iron Rain @ Borderlands Brewing Co. November 15

Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 42nd edition this Nov.:

Astrophotography and the Sun
&
Cloudy with a Chance of Iron 

Join graduate students Juan Manuel Palomo Mijangos (the School of Anthropology, UA) as he shares his cool shots of the sun, and Laci Shea Brock (Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, UA) as she explains the mind-boggling weather of a far-away alien world.

November 15, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ).
Click on RSVP on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/events/1270367686400660/) to help us with logistics!

Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

When?
Wednesday, November 15, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)

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AoT-Tucson #41: Habitable Planets @ Borderlands Brewing Co. October 18

Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 41st edition this Oct.:

Formation of Habitable Planets
&
Searching for Earths 

Join postdoc Dr. Gijs Mulders (Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, UA) and Prof. Chris Impey (Associate Dean, College of Science, UA) as they discuss making a Goldilocks planet and finding one.

October 18, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ).
Click on RSVP on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/events/716826305176423/) to help us with logistics!

Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

When?
Wednesday, October 18, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)

RSVP?
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AoT-Tucson #40: Helios and Trojans @ Borderlands Brewing Co. September 20

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).
Click on RSVP on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/events/1524711574263420/) to help us with logistics!

Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

When?
Wednesday, September 20, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)

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AoT-Tucson #39: Black Holes and Supernovae @ Borderlands Brewing Co. August 16

Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 39th edition this August:

Bent Light and Black Holes
&
An Earlier Outburst Date for the Crab Nebula Supernova 

Join postdoc Dr. Aaron Zimmerman (Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astro-physics, University of Toronto), as he bends light with the help of black holes, and emeritus astronomer Dr. Helmut Abt (National Optical Astronomy Observatory), as he re-writes celestial history.

August 16, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ).
Click on RSVP on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/events/258519531318185/) to help us with logistics!

Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

When?
Wednesday, August 16, 7pm (talks starting at 7:30pm)

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AoT-Tucson #38: Solar Eclipse and Pluto @ Borderlands Brewing Co. July 12

Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap, #SpaceDrafts, presents its 38th edition this July:

Citizen CATE and the 2017 Solar Eclipse
&
Images of Pluto 

Join astronomers Dr. Matt Penn (National Solar Observatory) and Dr. Tod Lauer (National Optical Astronomy Observatory), as they talk to us about cool stuff in preparation for the solar eclipse happening this August and about the awesome shots of Pluto from the New Horizons space mission.  

July 12, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ)
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Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)

When?
Wednesday, July 12, 7.00pm

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AoT-Tucson #35: Rocky Worlds Rock!!

This month, #SpaceDrafts (Tucson’s local flavor of Astronomy on Tap) will rock!

Climate Science… on Mars & The Rocky Worlds of TESS!!

You think Arizona summers are extreme? Join LPL grad, Jonathan Bapst, to learn about the climate on Mars. It’s a dry cold! Then, join PSI scientist and prodigious observer, Gil Esquerdo (yes, he has an asteroid named after him), to learn about the successor to the incredible Kepler Mission: NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite – TESS, and how we’re going to find tens of rocky worlds like Earth!

April 26th, 7pm, at the Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave, Tucson AZ)
Click to RSVP on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/events/637541746452344/) to help us for logistics! Come hungry!

Where?
The Borderlands Brewing Company (119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson)


When?

Wednesday, April 26th, 7.00pm


RSVP?

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