April Video Posted

Our April video is now on YouTube

Dr Gordon MacAlpine, Earth’s Climate Past, Present, Future

www.youtube.com/user/LTOSTARKIDS

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March Video Posted

Our March video has been posted on YouTube
Mike Roos, 110 Messier objects!

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February Video Posted

Our February video has been posted on YouTube
Dr. John Spencer, NASA’s New Horizon Mission!
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Public Star Night April 21, 2017 – Dr Gordon MacAlpine – Earth’s Climate Past, Present, and Back to the Future

Our guest speaker is Dr Gordon MacAlpine, and the title of his presentation is “Earth’s Climate Past, Present, and Back to the Future”

This public talk, supplemented with visual aids, is intended for a general audience.  We will examine changing climatic conditions on Earth, from its origin just over 4.5 billion years ago to the present.

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Public Star Night – 17 March 2017 – Mike Roos – “Messier Marathon in Slides”

Our guest speaker is Mike Roos, from Fort Collins, and the title of his presentation is “Messier Marathon in slides”.

During the late 1700’s, Charles Messier, a French astronomer and comet hunter, made a list of objects that are NOT comets, so that he wouldn’t have to repeatedly deal with them during his comet hunts. 

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January Video Posted

Our January video has been posted on YouTube
Dr Gordon MacAlpine, Cosmology with Quasars!
https://youtu.be/aqlCV4inuBA

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Public Star Night 17 Feb 2017, 7:30pm – Dr John Spencer – “NASA’s New Horizons Mission to Pluto and beyond”

Our speaker for this evening will be Dr John Spencer from the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder and the title of his talk will be “NASA’s New Horizons Mission to Pluto and beyond”.

On July 14th 2015, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft made the first-ever encounter with the dwarf planet Pluto,

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December Video Posted

Our December video has been posted on YouTube
Robert Ayala, Astronomica Symphonica!
https://youtu.be/TQexJm065RE

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Public Star Night 20 January 2017 – Dr Gordon MacAlpine – Cosmology with Quasars

Our guest speaker is Dr Gordon MacAlpine, and the title of his presentation is “Cosmology with Quasars: Dinosaurs of the Universe”.

This will be a public talk and PowerPoint presentation suitable for all ages.  Dr MacAlpine will discuss what quasars are, how they were discovered,

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New LTO Videos Posted

Videos of our October and November public night talks have been posted on our YouTube Channel. If you missed a talk, here’s your chance to catch up on some great presentations!
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKjkehglVGl-oV6eEwWsiVA

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