NOVAC General Meeting Sunday 7pm @ GMU

By | 2016-09-16T13:29:04-04:00 September 4th, 2016|Meetings|

Sunday, September 11, 2016; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Speaker: Marshall Eubanks, Asteroid Initiatives LLC Topic: The Upcoming Exploration of Europa Location: Research Hall, Room 163 Observations from spacecraft flybys and the Galileo and Cassini orbiters have shown that many of the large ice covered moons in the outer Solar System likely have interior oceans [...]

ALCon Speakers and Talks are all set!

By | 2016-08-20T13:53:58-04:00 July 17th, 2016|ALCon, News|

Take a look at the amazing line-up of speakers and talks we have set for ALCon this year! We also have a Schedule page with each days events and a full overview sheet on the page and linked for download.  There is also a electronic calendar so you can import the events into your computers [...]

General Meeting Sunday, June 12th

By | 2016-07-09T09:55:23-04:00 June 10th, 2016|Meetings, News|

Sunday, June 12, 2016; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Speaker: Jim Chen Topic: How to Find the Apollo Landing Sites Location: Research Hall, Room 163 Also, I'd like to extend an invitation to everyone to come to the pre-meeting dinner this month at Brion's Grille (in the University Mall across from GMU at 10621 Braddock [...]

Astronomy Day: Saturday May 7, 2016

By | 2016-07-09T10:02:35-04:00 May 1st, 2016|News, Public Night|

NOVAC's annual Astronomy Day event is coming: this Saturday 3pm - 11pm at Sky Meadows State Park! We've got a host of astronomy-related activities on the schedule, from radio and solar observing to games and educations activities for kids. We've also got four great speakers lined up to speak about dark skies, the scale of [...]