Events

May
19
Wed
Astronomy Lecture-Live-Streamed @ Virtual Lecture
May 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are presenting our lecture online rather that at our usual lecture location at the Randall Museum Theater.

Topic: “Variable Stars and Their Stories”
Speaker: Dr. Stella Kafka, Executive Director, American Association of Variable Star Observers

IMPORTANT: Starting this month, lectures will begin one hour earlier, with users initiating online connections at 6:30 PM, announcements at 6:45PM, and the speaker beginning promptly at 7:00 PM.

For details on the current topic, speaker, and instructions on how to attend the live-stream, click here.

Jun
16
Wed
Astronomy Lecture-Live-Streamed @ Virtual Lecture
Jun 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are presenting our lecture online rather that at our usual lecture location at the Randall Museum Theater.

Topic: TBD
Speaker: TBD

IMPORTANT: Lecture will begin at 7:00 PM, with users initiating online connections at 6:30 PM, announcements at 6:45PM, and the speaker beginning promptly at 7:00 PM.

For details on the current topic, speaker, and instructions on how to attend the live-stream, click here.

Jul
21
Wed
Astronomy Lecture-Live-Streamed @ Virtual Lecture
Jul 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are presenting our lecture online rather that at our usual lecture location at the Randall Museum Theater.

Topic: “Fast Radio Bursts: ElectroMagnetic Pulses from Cosmologically Distant Neutron Stars with
Hundred GigaTesla Magnetic Field?”
Speaker: Roger Blandford, Stanford, KIPAC, Professor Particle Physics and Astrophysics

IMPORTANT: The lecture will begin at 7:00 PM, with users initiating online connections at 6:30 PM, announcements at 6:45PM, and the speaker beginning promptly at 7:00 PM.

For details on the current topic, speaker, and instructions on how to attend the live-stream, click here.