Saturday, September 27, 2008

2008 Flagstaff Festival of Science Day #8

What does the Festival of Science offer on Friday, October 3?

From 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Night Visions III continues at the Coconino Center for the Arts.

From 3 – 4 p.m., you can see what Flagstaff recycling is all about when you take the Norton Materials Recovery Facility Public Tour.

At 4 p.m., Lowell Observatory hosts Caves on Earth and Mars: The Search for Life with J. Judson Wynne from the Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research at USGS.

At 5 p.m., Lowell Observatory then presents Dr. G. Kent Colbath, a retired paleontologist, speaking about Worms that eat Fish: The Surprising Fossil History of Killer Worms.

At 7:00 p.m., the Museum of Northern Arizona hosts Zooming in on Mars from Orbit: Updates from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter with Dr. Laszlo Keszthelyi, USGS.

At 7:00 p.m., join Richard and Sherry Mangum, Flagstaff Historians and Neil Weintraub, from Kaibab National Forest, as they present Preserving and Interpreting the 1892–1900 Grand Canyon-Flagstaff Stage Coach Line, at Riordan Mansion State Historic.

From 7 – 9 p.m., you have a chance to attend a pre-release screening of the new PBS film, HotSpots. NAU Cline Library is host.

From 7:30-10:00 p.m., you'll have another opportunity to Zoom into Planets, Stars, Nebulae & Galaxies at the NAU Campus Observatory.

Details at 2008 Festival of Science.

No comments: