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Into the Darkness, New Horizons.

Guest Speaker

Thursday, 19th November 2015 (19:45 - 22:00)

Venue: Meeting Room, Swinton Bottom Club (Formerly Swinton WMC)

Tonight our guest speaker Paul Money will entertain us in his own interminable way. His presentation will introduce us to Nasa's recent New Horizons mission to Pluto and beyond.

 

Speaker: Paul Money

I am an English Amateur Astronomer who has had a love for the night sky since I was 'knee high to a grasshopper' (or so the saying goes!). As far back as I can recall I used to look up at the night sky and just gaze in wonderment at all the twinkling points of light without really understanding or even wanting to understand what they actually were. That would come later as I began to read any 'space' related book or magazine I found either at home or at school. I can just about remember the days of Apollo and for most of my early years the interest was more in becoming an Astronaut rather than exploring the Universe with a Telescope.

Paul Money

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