Speaker: Chris Vaughan - aka "AstroGeoGuy" an award-winning astronomer with a talent for explaining the cosmos to anyone - during his dynamic and fascinating presentations, or touring guests out under the stars.
Join astronomer Chris Vaughan for a tour of the winter sky. Using sky simulation software, Chris will point out what you can see with your unaided eyes on a crisp and clear night. He will include some delights to see in binoculars and backyard telescopes, such as the famous Seven Sisters Cluster, the Andromeda Galaxy, and the Great Orion Nebula. Chris will also highlight some celestial events to mark on your calendars. He operates the David Dunlap Observatory's 74" telescope, volunteers for the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, hosts The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy on YouTube and visits schools and private parties with his portable Digital Starlab planetarium. Visit his blog at www.AstroGeo.ca for more information.
Questions? Please contact:
Brenda Rudolf or Beverly Forget (Speaker info)
Cary Eagleson or Martin Buscher (Technical Zoom info)