Virtual Astronomy LIVE

About


Local, national, and international audiences who have a passion for space science participate and meet astronauts, scientists, and others talents through these monthly live events that explore relevant space, astronomy, and other topics. Times and dates subject to change.

TO LIVESTREAM THE CONVERSATION GO TO TWITCH | FACEBOOK | YOUTUBE

 

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NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope: First Science Images
Sunday August 21, 3:00pm – 5:00pm ET

A 3:00pm pre-show will take place with an Intrepid Museum Educator.

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, a partnership with ESA (European Space Agency) and the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), released its first full-color images and spectroscopic data on July 12, 2022. Register here.

 

Upcoming Programs
Times and dates subject to change.


September 30
5:00pm – 9:00pm
ASTRONOMY NIGHT ONSITE   |   All ages

October 23
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

November 20
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

December 8
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

 

Moderator

SUMMER ASH

Summer Ash has been both a rocket scientist and an astrophysicist. She is a freelance science writer and communicator whose work has been published in The Atlantic, NBC News, Smithsonian, Now.Space, Scientific American, Slate, and Nautilus.

Host

JOHN "DAS" GALLOWAY

John “Das” Galloway:  “Das” is a science outreach communicator who specializes in live, interactive video content. He is the creator of the Kerbal Space Academy, where he uses video games as a tool to start science and engineering conversations with viewers of all ages, and VECTORS Virtual Field Trips, which brings real-time interactive video to museums, events, and historical locations. “Das” also serves as a host and producer for NASASpaceflight.com. 


 


Funded by:
 New York Space Grant Consortium
The Virtual Astronomy Live is supported through a NASA Cooperative Agreement awarded to the New York Space Grant Consortium.  
The program is also supported, in part, by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
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