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Astronomy Chat

Comet Lovejoy Survives A Close Encounter with the Sun

     

Astronomy Chat Series
Astronomer: Karl Battams
Saturday, January 18
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Phoebe Waterman Haas Public Observatory
Museum in Washington, DC

Chat with astronomer Karl Battams at the Public Observatory. Ask questions about comets that dive close to the Sun, like Comet ISON, or about how we study the Sun from space.  Karl Battams works at the Naval Research Laboratory. 

In the event of inclement weather, the program may be moved or postponed. Check @SIObservatory for updates or call (202) 633-2517.

Accessibility: The Observatory dome is accessible.

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