At the last meeting, discussions: the OSIRIS-REx mission; Foucault’s pendulum; Freddie Mercury’s asteroid; Proxima b; Rosetta and Philae; an Iridium flare.
Observations: Venus, Mars, and Saturn.
Visibilities: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Saturn, a penumbral Lunar eclipse.
Main event: A talk by Andrew Patton on “Alpha Centauri”.
The next meeting will be at Gateford Park Primary School, Wednesday, September 28, 7.50pm to 10pm, admission free.