Mars Opposition Star Party

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 20:00 to 22:00 EDT

We'll be bringing you live views of the Red Planet, tips to observe, and our guest speaker Erin Gibbons (PhD candidate) will discuss her research on the potential for microbial life on Mars!

Following Erin's talk, Astrogeoguy Chris Vaughan, author and Learn to Stargaze's John Read, Astronomy in Action's Ryan Marciniak and RASC's Outreach Coordinator Jenna Hinds will discuss observing Mars and bring you live views of the Red Planet from across the (eastern part of the) country.

Erin Gibbons is a PhD candidate at McGill University, and is the Public Relations and Communications Co-Lead of the Space Generation Advisory Council.


Register here!