Free

Exploring The Moon: Past, Present, and Future

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

monOrchid

214 East Roosevelt Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004

View Map

Event description
Come join a panel of experts for a lively discussion on lunar exploration, where we have been and where we are going.

About this Event

The 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing is the perfect time to reflect back on that momentous occasion — humankind’s first steps on another world.

ENJOY A DISCUSSION LED BY:

Mark Robinson, PI for the NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC)

Steve Clark and Ben Bussey from NASA Headquarters

Lisa Gaddis, USGS Astrogeology

TOPICS COVERED:

Apollo 11 landing, the USGS Astro role in Apollo (Flagstaff), the value of humans in space, and NASA's current plans for return to the Moon.

Afterwards browse an amazing collection of lunar photography sent back from the Moon over the past ten years by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera. You may be surprised by the grandeur of the Moon!

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

monOrchid

214 East Roosevelt Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved