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AAA Lecture Series Photos


Every year the AAA runs a series of lectures free and open to the public. Below are photographs of some of our speakers from the last few years.

Photographs by AAA members Susan Andreoli and Luis Marcelo Cabrera. 


January 2012. Robert Nemiroff, Michigan Technological University and Astronomy Picture of the Day/NASA. “Best Short Astronomy Videos”


April 2009. Rick Fienberg, Sky & Telescope magazine and Phillips Academy. “The More Things Change”


March 2009. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Hayden Planetarium. “The Rise and Fall of Pluto – Witness to Demotion”


February 2009. Joseph Patterson, Columbia University. “The Center for Backyard Astrophysics”


January 2009. Robert Nemiroff, Michigan Technological University. “Astronomy Picture of the Day”


December 2008. David Hogg, New York University. “Automated Calibration of Astronomical Imaging and the Open-Source Sky Survey”


November 2008. Daniel Burbank, United States Coast Guard and NASA. “STS-115: An Assembly Mission to the International Space Station”


October 2008. Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, American Museum of Natural History. “The Puzzles of Planet Formation”


May 2008. David Helfand, Columbia University. “Global Climate Change: What We Know and What We Don’t Know”


April 2008. Eric Myers, Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO). “Einstein@Home: Searching for Ripples in Space-Time with Your Home Computer”


March 2008.


February 2008. Nergis Mavalvala, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. “Detecting Gravitational Waves: LIGO and the Search for the Elusive Wave”


January 2008. Jerry T. Bonnell, Astronomy Picture of the Day/NASA. “Skyscapes in 2007” 


December 2007.