Surprises at the Saturn System

Event Date: 
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Event Time: 
7:30pm
Event Description: 

The Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) invites inquisitive adults interested in current topics in space science and exploration to join us for the next presentation in the 2018-2019 Cosmic Explorations Speaker Series. Dr. Linda Spilker from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory will present “Surprises in the Saturn System” The presentation will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lunar and Planetary Institute in Houston, TX.

The 2018–2019 series, “The LPI at 50: A Half Century of Solar System Exploration”, examines how our understanding of the solar system has changed greatly in the past 50 years. What was known about the solar system 50 years ago? How has our knowledge evolved in that time? How are planetary missions contributing to our evolving view of the solar system?

For those unable to attend in person, the presentation will be streamed live through the USRA Ustream channel. Recordings of past presentations are available on LPI’s YouTube channel.

Event Type: 
Educational
Lecture / Talk
Webcast
Open to the General Public?: 
Yes
Topic: 
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus & Neptune,  Robotics,  Science
Mission: 
Cassini
Event Location: 

USRA - Lunar and Planetary Institute

3600 Bay Area Blvd
HoustonTexas 77058
United States