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Know Your Islanders Talk: John Rummel and Vicky Hipkin: Life on Mars: Past, Present, and Future? Wednesday, July 15 at 7 pm

July 15 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This July will see the launch of NASA’s Mars 2020 rover (Perseverance), a Chinese orbiter/lander (Tianwen-1), and the United Arab Emirates Mars orbiter (Hope). Our neighbors, former NASA and Canadian Space Agency personnel John Rummel and Vicky Hipkin–between them they have participated in a dozen Mars missions–not all of them successful!–will address ongoing and planned missions, focusing on the scientific quest to find life on Mars and the future of the human exploration of the planet.


These are all ZOOM events that require an invitation; in order to attend, you must request an invitation from Boyd Pratt at bpratt@sjlib.org at least 30 minutes before the program.


July 15
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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