MAS General Meeting
Jan 8th, 2009

Monthly meetings of the Minnesota Astronomical Society are held on the Second Thursday of the month from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Visitors and guests are welcome to the meeting as well as MAS members.

The next meeting of the society will be on Thursday, January 8th, and will be held at the Science Museum of of MN in St Paul, MN.
Speakers : Greg Haubrich & Bill Kocken
Topic: Astro League Observing Programs & Obsevation Planning and Processing

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Thursday Jan 8th, 2008

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Bldg Schedule
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Loren gives an ariel view of Fridley High School
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Over Fridley High School Looking south
Photo by L.Nelson
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Over Fridley High School Looking East
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Greg Haubrich
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Greg & A.L. Observing Program Pins
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John Marchetti receives his Binocular Messier Club Cetrificate & Pin from Greg
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John Marchetti receives his Binocular Messier Club Cetrificate & Pin from Greg
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John Marchetti receives his Honorary Messier Club Cetrificate & Pin from Greg
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John Marchetti receives his Herschel II Club Cetrificate & Pin from Greg
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John Marchetti receives his Herschel 400 Club Cetrificate & Pin from Greg
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John Marchetti tells of his efforts to earn his awards
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Audience
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Greg & Dave
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Dave Tosteson receives his Open Cluster & Planetary Nebula Club Cetrificate & Pin from Greg
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Dave Tosteson tells of his efforts to earn his awards
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Bill Kocken
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Upcoming MAS Observing Events
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Bill & Audience
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Badge board
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Moon Over SMM
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Moon Over SMM


To View Greg's Power Point presentation :
A.L. Observing Club Presentation 7.4 Meg powerpoint file

To View Bill's Power Point presentation :
Jan Presentation 2 8.7 Meg powerpoint file

Get a free Powerpoint 2003 viewer program from Microsoft here. 1.9 meg file




Previous MAS Meetings :
Jan 2007 : Local Group of Galaxies
Feb 2007 : Amateur Astronomy Research
Mar 2007 : Canceled due to Snow Storm
Apr 2007 : Catastrphic Novas
May 2007 : UFOs Physical Trace Research
Jun 2007 : Infrared Observations with the Spitzer Space Telescope
Jul 2007 : Catastrophic Variables & M1
Aug 2007 : Student Astronomy Experiments
Sep 2007 : Asteroids
Oct 2007 : The 280 Mpc Void in Eridanus -- Contemplating the Void
Nov 2007 : Observing the 'Ain't No' objects
Dec 2007 : Tour of National Maritime Museum / Royal Greenwich Observatory

Jan 2008 : Visual Variable Star Observing Is Fun
Feb 2008 : Exploring the Moon and Mars in Utah?
Mar 2008 : Ongoing Monitoring of Classical Novae and U of MN Outreach program Universe in the Park
Apr 2008 : Viewing and Imaging in the SW USA
May 2008 : The Local Group of Galaxies: A Voyage Within Our Nearest Universe
June 2008 : Demonstrating mirror testing techniques
July 2008 : Onan Tour
August 2008 : committee and observing site reports, "Contemporary Lab Experiences in Astronomy, an Overview of Available Software part 2" and a general discussion of MAS plans and goals.
Sept 2008 :General discussion of MAS plans and goals
Oct 2008 :First Look at Stardust's Comet Cargo
Nov 2008 :The Vatican and Astronomy (video presentation)
Dec 2008 :Numerical Simulations of AGN Jets



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