Streaming | Cosmic Coffee, Cup No. 16 | Pluto and the Great Planet Debate
July 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am MST
Cosmic Coffee explores a different topic in astronomy or planetary science each week. This week, Lowell Observatory Director Dr. Jeff Hall speaks with Lowell Astronomer Dr. Gerard van Belle, who was present for the fateful 2006 IAU vote that changed the planetary status of Pluto. This episode comes just 5 days before the 5th anniversary of New Horizons’ flyby of Pluto on July 14, 2015.
*This episode of Cosmic Coffee is sponsored by APS.
Cosmic Coffee is presented each Thursday at 9am AZ/PT.