Category | Travel

By Susie Murph on July 10, 2018 in

From July 14 to 22, the world’s leading experts in space science will gather in Pasadena, informally known as the City of Astronomy, for the 42nd assembly of the Committee on Space Research, or COSPAR. Caltech is hosting the meeting, with the support of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, which is managed by Caltech for NASA. […]

By Susie Murph on July 4, 2018 in

More than 200 sessions featuring speakers from nearly 70 countries as well as topics going from health to climate change and big data to artificial intelligence: the ESOF 2018 Toulouse programme has just been unveiled and brings the promise of a whole week of high-level multidisciplinary exchanges around the big scientific and social issues at […]

By Susie Murph on June 28, 2018 in

Taken from the December 2015 Planetarian Vol. 44, No. 4 pages 16-17, 36 So, after Baton Rouge in 2012, Beijing in 2014, and Warsaw in 2016, Cité de l’espace, Toulouse, will organize the 24th International Planetarium Society Conference, for the first time in France, a country where planetariums have been very dynamic for close to […]

By Susie Murph on August 24, 2017 in

The Great American Eclipse was a wonderful event – and in case you didn’t get to experience totality from where you were, we have you covered. Our own Dr. Pamela L. Gay from CosmoQuest and the Astronomical Society of the Pacific was on location in Carbondale, IL, the site of longest totality, all day with […]

By Susie Murph on January 5, 2017 in

Folks who were in San Francisco for the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting met up with Pamela and the CosmoQuest gang on Wednesday night, December 14 at Rosamunde Grille. This is one of Pamela’s favorite places in the Mission District, and the gathering enjoyed food, science, beer, more science, and random news about the future […]