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The Planetary Society: "We See Thee Rise: The Canadian Space Program Today and Tomorrow" with Bill Nye
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 7:30pm
Think the Canadarm and Chris Hadfield are the entire Canadian space program? Think again! Join Bill Nye in Toronto on the evening of October 1st to explore Canada’s exciting contributions to the exploration of our solar system and beyond.
For September, and a little bit of October, we'll enjoy some planetary conjunctions and a total lunar eclipse. You can do some citizen science by participating in the September campaign of the Globe at Night.
Risa Horowitz captured this image Friday July 25 at the Carr Astronomical Observatory. From the observing pad facing south Ian Wheelband's dobsonian telescope was in fine form. Risa and Ian were joined by Blake Nancarrow.
Thank you Doug Isherwood for sharing this image of the happy members who spent the day at the Carr Astronomical Observatory on Saturday after a very successful Star-B-Q. Stay tuned for the full report coming to our SCOPE newsletter soon.
An elephant, a bat and a squid walked into a bar... Here we have the newly discovered ( by an amateur astronomer) "squid", now known as OU4, a fragile blue OIII image enbedded in the red "bat" (Sh2-129) at the lower right.