Lectures begin at 8:00 PM
June 2: A System Template
Our solar system is a lot more than 8 planets and a whole bunch of dwarf planets.
June 9: We've Been There!
We have visited every planet and landed (or crashed) on a few planets, comets and asteroids.
June 16: Weather Outside is Frightful!
Weather on the Earth works like the weather on Jupiter.
June 23: Water is everywhere!
It is on almost every planet and “Researchers Confirm that Water Exists On The Sun.”
June 30: The Puzzle of Pluto
This is one strange planet, dwarf planet, “whatever you want to call it”.
July 7: Looking for the Planet Nine
That’s what astronomers are calling the yet undiscovered 9th planet.
August 14: Special Eclipse Talk
On August 21st the Sun will be 96% covered here in Des Moines.
Learn how to observe this truly bizarre event safely.