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From: TerryMoselaol.com
Date: Sat, 11 Feb 2006 20:35:45 EST
Subject: TV, Lectures, Podcast, Eclipse trip

Hi all,
 
TV: 
1.  Sun, 12 Feb, 9.45am, RTE1 TV: Leo Enright's Space Odyssey -  Mysteries of 
Deep Space.  See www.rte.ie/tv/leosspaceodyssey
 
LECTURES:
 
2.   The Institute of Physics presents Dr. Neal Jackson of  Jodrell Bank 
Observatory, Univ. of Manchester, on 'Using Gravity's  Lenses'.
Mon,13 Feb,    4.00 pm in University College  Cork
Wed,15 Feb,    4.00 pm in NUI Galway
Fri,17 Feb,    Noon, School of Physics,TCD.
Target audience: Third level.  Committee Contact: Dr. Denise Gabuzda, tel.  
(021) 490-2003
 
3. Mon, 13 Feb, 8.00pm at DCU: Dr Ulrich Kolb (OU) on 'Newton watches  
Andromeda with X-ray eyes'.   See  www.astronomy.ie/lecture0602.html
 
4. Mon Feb 20, 20.00, IAS, Ely House, 8 Ely Place, Dublin 2. Dr  Ian Elliot 
(ex- Dunsink Observatory): "The Grubbs of Dublin, Victorian  Entrepreneurs". 
Members free, visitors €2.
 
5. Wed Feb 22: 19.30: IAA, Public Lecture by Robert Hill, Armagh  
Planetarium: Update on Armagh Planetarium re-opening, and the Faulkers  Telescope. 
Admission free, including light refreshments, all welcome.
 
 
6. BIRMINGHAM THINKTANK PLANETARIUM PODCAST:
Thinktank's first planetarium podcast is now available online:
http://www.thinktank.ac/explore/futures/planetarium.htm  
   It is a seven minute mp3 audio file that one can download to a  portable 
mp3 player. One can then go outside and enjoy one's very own  planetarium show!
   New podcasts will appear monthly. We would appreciate any  feedback you 
may have for us. Thanks. Mario Di Maggio, Planetarium Manager,  Thinktank 
Birmingham Science Museum. mario.di.maggiothinktank.ac 
 
7. IFAS TURKEY ECLIPSE TRIP: I have sent an email to all that I have  
registered on my list as going on this trip. If you are gouing on the IFAS trip  to 
Turkey, and you didn't get that email, there's a problem with my list.  Please 
let me know by return so that I can sort it out.
 
Clear Skies,
 
Terry Moseley

 

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