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The 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference was recently held at
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center, The Woodlands, Texas, March 17–21, 2014.

This yearly conference brings together international specialists in petrology, geochemistry, geophysics, geology, and astronomy to present the latest results of research in planetary science.

On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014, at 7 pm, Dr. Michael Bicay (of NASA’s Ames Research Center) will give a free, illustrated, non-technical talk on:

Lifting the Cosmic Veil: Highlights from a Decade of the Spitzer Space Telescope

in the Smithwick Theater at Foothill College, in Los Altos.

The talk is part of the Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture Series, now in its 14th year.

Live Hangout On-Air, Marchis 24, 2014 at 4PM PST.
Franck Marchis will share the details of his recent experience aboard SOFIA.
Hosted by Katie Yates.

SOFIA Telescope