17th Annual

Indiana Family Star Party

Guest Speakers

Dr. David Ellis

NASA and the 50th anniversary of the Lunar landing
Dr. Ellis, from from the NASA Glenn Research Center, joins us again this year. 
B.J. Austin

The Space Race and The Soviet Union

B.J. Austin is president of IN Space, an aerospace propulsion research and development company in West Lafayette focusing on technologies to improve space exploration and space commercialization. 
Byron Ballard - Computer Science
Ron Kaitchuck

Astrophotography with Very Small Telescopes in Very Bright Skies

Professor Kaitchuck teaches at Ball State University as well as the planetarium and performing research.  His research interests include observational astronomy and interacting binary stars.
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