Society members attend the FAS Convention

Four society members were in attendance at the Federation of Astronomical Societies Convention on Saturday 20th September. The day event was held at the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge and featured talks on a range of subjects:

Prof Barrie Jones – “The Seach for Extra-Terrestrial Life”

Nik Szymanek – “Photographing the Night Sky”

Dr Andy Fabian – “The Power of Black Holes”

Dr Somak Raychaudhury –  “Einstein’s Outrageous Legacy”

The day also included a look round the various astronomy trade stands, as well as a trip down to the local American War Cemetary.

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Posted on 21 September, 2008, in Astronomy News, Society News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Society members attend the FAS Convention.

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