Membership Seminars at UH

August 04, 2017: Membership Seminars at UH

Novice Meeting: 7:00PM
Novice Meeting Topic: 
The August Sky: What to see and not see in 2017
Novice Meeting Speaker: 
Debbie Moran
General Meeting: 8:00PM
General Meeting Topic: 
Getting Your Hands on Real Astronomy Data
General Meeting Speaker: 
Dr. Luisa Rebull, Research Scientist - Director of the Spitzer Science Center & IR Archive
About the General Meeting Presentation

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At the Novice Session

August is a fine time to look at the sky.  Learn about the Summer Triangle, a star cluster that looks just like ET the Extraterrestrial, the Andromeda Galaxy, the center of our galaxy, Saturn and Jupiter, the annual Perseids meteor shower and why it is not so great this year, what to look for and how to prepare for the partial and total solar eclipse.

Parking and Directions (View Map)

Meetings are held in the Science & Research building at the University of Houston Main Campus. The novice meeting is in room 116, the general meeting is in room 117.

NOTE NEW PARKING INFORMATION: Parking is available in lot 15C. Refer to the Google Map below for directions. This parking is available from 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the Friday night of the HAS meeting.

This parking is free. If you get a notice from the UH campus police on the night of the meeting, call the UH Security office and let them know that this area has been made available on HAS meeting night by the Parking Department.


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