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Presented Online Exploring Space Lectures
June 2, 2020 | 8:00pm

Seeing the Unseeable: Capturing an Image of a Black Hole

Sheperd Doeleman, founding director of the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration, talks about how his team accomplished the historic achievement of imaging a black hole.

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Black Hole
Presented Online Event
June 4, 2020 | 1:00pm

Live Chat: First American Spacewalk

Join us for an Air and Space Live Chat celebrating the 55th anniversary of the first American spacewalk by astronaut Ed White in 1965. Bring your questions that historic moment and spacewalks in general for our guests Museum curator Jennifer Levasseur, NASA chief historian Bill Barry, and...

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White Against Earth Limb
Presented Online Event
June 11, 2020 | 1:00pm

Live Chat: The Dragonfly Mission to Titan

Join us for an Air and Space Live Chat about the upcoming Dragonfly mission to Titan, which will explore Saturn's largest moon. Titan is the only moon in our solar system with a substiantial atmosphere and the Dragonfly rotorcraft will fly to points of interest around Titan, possible thanks to ...

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Rendering of Dragonfly Rotorcraft
Presented Online | Museum in Washington, DC The John N. Bahcall Lecture
June 12, 2020 | 8:00pm

CANCELED Hubble at 30

This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope. For three decades thousands of astronomers from around the world have exploited the remarkable capabilities of the telescope and its scientific instruments to revolutionize our understanding of the universe.

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David Leckrone
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Family Day
June 27, 2020 | 10:00am - 3:00pm

CANCELED - Innovations in Flight Family Day and Aviation Display

See military, recreational, and home-built aircraft as well as classic automobiles. Enjoy presentations, demonstrations, special tours, and hands-on activities for all ages.

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Visitor at Innovations in Flight

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Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image: Celestial Fireworks

IMAX in Washington DC

Albert Einstein Planetarium

Planetarium in Washington, DC

Deep Space Climate Observatory

IMAX in Chantilly, VA

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