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NEW HORIZONS MISSION TO PLUTO AND CHARON WITH GMU PROFESSOR MICHAEL SUMMERS

Event Type: Special Event
Date: 5/17/2016
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Michael E. Summers, Professor of Planetary Science and Astronomy at George Mason University, will discuss the results from the New Horizons mission to Pluto and Charon, including the latest high resolution images down-linked from the spacecraft. The mission's results have revolutionized our understanding of Pluto: it is geologically active and has an amazingly complex and beautiful atmosphere. For more information call 703-746-1721.
Library: Barrett Branch Library
Location: Other