Former curator of the Smithsonian meteorite collection, Linda Welzenbach-Fries and her husband, Marc Fries,NASA planetary scientist within the Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science (ARES) Division at the Johnson Space Center, will enlighten us about our shooting star visitors from space. We will have two nights of lectures and a pre-dawn skywatch with Marc and Linda available for questions.
- August 13
Pre-dawn skwatch, detailsTBA
- August 13, 7:00pm
Marc Fries – Meteorites, messengers from space
- August 14, 7:00pm
Linda Welzenbach-Fries – Collecting Meteorites from Antarctica: Exploring Space on a Shoestring since 1977