Super Stellar Friday: “The MERs: An Inside Look”
April 2, 2010 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Mars Exploration Rovers have lasted far beyond their design limits. Join special guest speaker Andy Stone, who personally worked on the rovers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. Listen as he illustrates and explains the amazing engineering that went into the building of Spirit and Opportunity. And – handle some actual rover parts!
Following the program will be a FREE Skywatch outside with the New Hampshire Astronomical Society. Telescope viewing begins dusk.