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To the Moon and Beyond

Giant Leaps for Mankind with Dr. Lesley Simanton-Coogan

2019-07-14 14:00:00 2019-07-14 16:00:00 America/New_York To the Moon and Beyond Cumming Library

Sunday, July 14
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-07-14 14:00:00 2019-07-14 16:00:00 America/New_York To the Moon and Beyond Cumming Library

Almost 50 years ago on July 20, 1969 the first humans set foot on the Moon. Today, the Moon is still the farthest our species has traveled, but not the farthest we've explored.

Join Lesley Simanton-Coogan of the University of North Georgia's (UNG) George E. Coleman, Sr. Planetarium to learn about exploration in our solar system and beyond.

Lesley Simanton-Coogan is the Planetarium Director and a Lecturer in UNG's Department of Physics. She received a B.A. in physics at Albion College (Albion, MI) and a Ph.D. in physics at the University of Toledo (Toledo, OH). She has researched populations of star clusters and galaxy evolution. Currently, she is working on science outreach through the Planetarium.

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