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Events of Week of 08/07/2017 and Beyond
   Posted by: "Ken Lum" lum40@comcast.net p253a457s2001
   Date: Sun Aug 6, 2017 11:42 pm ((PDT))

Monday, 08/07/17  7:30 PM

California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Dr.
San Francisco, CA 94118

The 21st Century: The Century of Biology on Earth and Beyond

This century will permit us the first opportunities to study biology beyond Earth; biology as we don’t yet know it, and biology that we have exported off the surface of our planet. The technologies needed for discovering biology beyond Earth are different, depending on whether you are searching for microbes or mathematicians, and depending on whether you are searching in-situ or remotely. In many cases the necessary technologies do not yet exist, but they will probably develop more rapidly - and in more ways - than anyone of us can now imagine.

Speaker: Dr. Jill Tarter, SETI, UC Berkeley

Website: http://www.calacademy.org/events/benjamin-dean-astronomy-lectures/the-21st-century-the-century-of-biology-on-earth-and-beyond

Cost:  $15 General, $12 Members

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Wednesday, 08/09/17
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM

Book Passage
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Richard Dawkins: Science in the Soul: NEW EVENT

In 1976 Richard Dawkins’ The Selfish Gene caused a seismic shift in our understanding of biology by proffering the gene-centered view of evolution and was called “The best work of popular science ever written” by the New York Review of Books. Then in 2006, Dawkins wrote The God Delusion, transforming the world’s cultural and intellectual landscape once again with this takedown of religious faith.

Science in the Soul is a carefully curated collection of forty-two pieces of Dawkins' shorter work, focused on what science is and how it is done, the inexhaustible wonders of nature, the importance of critical thinking, and the great minds who have changed his life -- including Charles Darwin, Carl Sagan, and Christopher Hitchens. The clarity of thought, felicity of expression, serious engagement and sober confidence in rationality that have made so many of his books bestsellers are on full display in these essays, showing Dawkins, again, to be an ingenious maker of connections and the fearless assassin of sacred cows.

Website: http://www.bookpassage.com/event/richard-dawkins-science-soul-corte-madera

Cost:  $32, including book

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Thursday, 08/10/17
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Santa Clara Convention Center Theatre
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Richard Dawkins: Science in the Soul

At a time when science faces increasing criticism, Dawkins issues a passionate defense, insisting that reason and empirical evidence take center stage. With growing threats of irrationality and hostility, his plea for a return to reason couldn’t be more timely. Come hear more from the legendary biologist and provocateur as he challenges faulty logic, bad science, and climate change deniers.

Speaker: Richard Dawkins, Oxford
$10 discount: Use promo code WONDERFEST when purchasing tickets

Website: https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2017-08-10/richard-dawkins-science-soul

Cost:  $30 General, $20 Member, other options on website

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Friday, 08/11/17
08:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Lick Observatory
7299 Mt. Hamilton Rd
Mt. Hamilton, CA 95140

Evenings with the Stars: Andreas Burkert - SOLD OUT
Our 'Evenings with the Stars' programs are held annually as part of our Summer Series. Each year we bring world-renowned astronomers to the summit of Mount Hamilton for a night with the "stars" you won't forget!

Activities include:

• Astronomy talk by "star" scientists
• Viewing through the historic 36-inch Great Lick Refractor telescope
• Viewing through the 40-inch Nickel Reflector telescope
• Fascinating history talk about Lick Observatory
• After-hours gift shop access and light refreshments
• Astronomy discussions with amateur astronomers using small telescopes
Please note: Weather may restrict telescope viewings, but other activities will still take place.

Speaker: Andreas Burkert, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich

Website: http://www.ucolick.org/summer/stars/program.html

Cost:  $20

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Friday, August 11, 2017
9:15 PM to 11:15 PM

San Jose Astronomical Association In-town Star Party
Houge Park 
3972 Twilight Dr,
San Jose, CA

• Near the tennis courts
• Come view the heavens through a telescope at the SJAA's In Town Star Party. Bring a scope to share the views, and if you do, feel free to come early to set up. Remember, this event is free, everyone is invited, no reservations required. Just show up!

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Fri. 8/11/2017 7PM

Telescope Makers Workshop
Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94619-2450

Chabot's TMW is one of only a handful of regularly scheduled telescope making workshops in the U.S., and probably the world; it meets every Friday evening throughout the year, except Memorial Day weekend. It has been in operation since December of 1930, founded by Franklin B. Wright, and is currently run by Eastbay Astronomical Society member Rich Ozer, with help from other EAS members, Dave Barosso, Barry Leska, and others. The price of admission is FREE. All you have to do is show up, buy a mirror blank and a "tool" (typically around $100 - $200 depending on the size of the mirror) and start "pushin' glass!" We supply you with instruction, the various grits you'll need to first grind, and then polish and figure your mirror, and all the testing equipment needed. With a small bit of luck, you could wind up with a telescope that costs 1/3 or 1/4 the cost of a store-bought telescope, that is yet optically superior! Itdoes take time - depending on how much time you put in on it, and other factors, it could take a few months or several months. But, it's a fun project, great for kids, and at the end you get a great telescope!
For more information call or email Richard Ozer at rozer@pacbell.net or phone (510) 406-1914.

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Fri. 8/11/2017 and Sat. 8/12/2017

Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94619-2450
(510) 336-7300

EXPLORE THE NIGHT SKIES AT THE CHABOT OBSERVATORIES
for more information: http://www.chabotspace.org/
Free Telescope Viewing
Regular hours are every Friday & Saturday evening, weather permitting: 7:30pm -10:30pm
Come for spectacular night sky viewing the best kept secret in the Bay Area and see the magnificence of our telescopes in action!

Daytime Telescope Viewing On Saturday and Sunday afternoons come view the sun, moon, or Venus through Chabot's telescopes. Free with General Admission.

12pm - 5pm: Observatories Open (weather permitting)

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Fri. 8/11/2017 9PM

Foothill College
12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Foothill Observatory is open for public viewing every clear Friday evening from 9:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Visitors can view the wonders of the universe through the observatory's computer-controlled 16- inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope.
Views of objects in our solar system may include craters and mountains on the moon, the moons and cloud-bands of Jupiter, the rings of Saturn, etc. Deep space objects including star clusters, nebulae, and distant galaxies also provide dramatic demonstrations of the vastness of the cosmos.The choice of targets for any evening's viewing depends on the season and what objects are currently in the sky.

Admission is free. Parking is $3

Foothill Observatory is located on the campus of Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA. Take Highway 280 to the El Monte Rd exit. The observatory is next to parking lot 4. Parking at the college requires visitor parking permits that are available from the machines in the parking lots for $3.00. Dispensers accept one-dollar bills and quarters; bring exact change. Citations are issued.

Come to Foothill Observatory and join us in the exploration of our Universe!

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Sat. 8/12/2017 10AM

Foothill College
12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Foothill Colllege Observatory 10AM-12PM if it is clear Solar observing with a Hydrogen alpha solar telescope every clear Saturday morning. This allows spectacular views of solar prominences and unusual surface features on the Sun not otherwise visible with regular white light telescopes.

Admission is free. Parking is $3

Foothill Observatory is located on the campus of Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA. Take Highway 280 to the El Monte Rd exit. The observatory is next to parking lot 4. Parking at the college requires visitor parking permits that are available from the machines in the parking lots for $3.00. Dispensers accept one-dollar bills and quarters; bring exact change. Citations are issued.

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Saturday, August 12th from 2PM to 3:30 pm

Milpitas Public Library
160 N. Main St.
Milpitas, CA

Family-Oriented Talk on the Upcoming Eclipse of the Sun
At Milpitas Public Library August 12

        Saturday, August 12th from 2 to 3:30 pm, astronomer Andrew Fraknoi will give a free, family-oriented, illustrated talk on the eclipse of the Sun coming on August 21st.  The talk will be held in the Auditorium at the Milpitas Public Library, 160 N. Main St., Milpitas, CA 95035.  Fraknoi, author of a new children’s book on eclipses, When the Sun Goes Dark, will describe how eclipses work, what makes them so interesting to so many people, exactly when and where the eclipse of 2017 will be visible, and how to observe the eclipse and the Sun safely.

        At the end of the talk, attendees will receive a pair of safe eclipse-viewing glasses, courtesy of Google.  Like the book, the talk will be appropriate for children ages 9 or older and adults.  After the talk, there will be a book signing for When the Sun Goes Dark.

        For more information and a map, see: http://sccl.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=88408

        On Monday, August 21, 2017, there will be an eclipse of the Sun visible throughout the U.S. and all of North America.  People in a narrow path from Oregon to South Carolina will see a spectacular total eclipse, with the Moon briefly covering the Sun completely, and day turning into night.  Everyone else (an estimated 500 million people, including all of us in the Bay Area) will see a partial eclipse, where the Moon covers a good part of the Sun.  Special glasses or viewing techniques are needed to look at the Sun safely during a partial eclipse. 

        Andrew Fraknoi recently retired as the chair of the astronomy department at Foothill College. He serves on the 2017 Eclipse Task Force of the American Astronomical Society, and has been training teachers and librarians to act as guides for the public as the August eclipse approaches. Fraknoi appears regularly on local and national radio, explaining astronomical developments in everyday language, and was the California Professor of the Year in 2007.  The International Astronomical Union has named Asteroid 4859 Asteroid Fraknoi to honor his contributions to the public understanding of science.  

        Fraknoi’s illustrated book, When the Sun Goes Dark, published by the National Science Teachers Association Press, is a fun way for young astronomers to find out all about this sky event and future ones. (The next one over the U.S. will be in 2024.) The story suggests some easy activities that children and adults can do together to learn the science behind eclipses of the Sun and Moon.  If you can’t attend the talks, the book is available on Amazon or from the publisher at:http://www.nsta.org/store/product_detail.aspx?id=10.2505/9781681400112

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Saturday, 08/12/17
12:00 AM - 03:00 AM

Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619

Perseids Meteor Shower
Hang out on the hill and watch one of the best annual astronomical events unfold before your very eyes. The Perseid Meteor Shower will make its annual trip through our atmosphere and light up the night sky. Our astronomy experts will be on hand to answer your questions and help you catch a glimpse of the brightest meteors in the night’s sky.


Other Dates For This Event:
• Saturday, 08/12/17
• Sunday, 08/13/17

Website: http://www.chabotspace.org/events.htm

Cost:  Free

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Saturday, 08/12/17
07:30 PM - 11:00 PM

City Star Parties - Point Lobos Parking Lot
El Camino Del Mar
San Francisco, CA 94121

City Star Party @ Point Lobos
Come join us for our monthly San Francisco City Star Party. SFAA members provide telescopes for your viewing pleasure.
Be sure to check the SFAA website for the latest updates…bad weather or overcast skies will cancel!

Website: http://www.sfaa-astronomy.org/events/cat_ids~55/%22%3E%20City%20Star%20Parties/

Cost:  Free

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Saturday, 08/12/17
07:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Mount Diablo Astronomical Society
Mount Diablo
Summit Rd 
Lower Summit Parking Lot
Clayton, CA 94517

PERSEIDS METEOR SHOWER
The program starts at 7:30 (enter the park at least 45 minutes earlier) at the lower summit parking lot. Although there is no fee for this program there is a $10 park entrance fee. 

Meteor showers, comets and asteroids: how are they different, how are they related? Count meteors until the 11 pm moonrise!

See stars, nebula, galaxies, clusters, the moon and planets through member telescopes. Bring kids, binoculars, warm clothes (temperature can drop), snacks, water. No need for a flashlight but if you must bring one cover it in red plastic. Escorted exit several times during the evening through Northgate entrance. Astronomy program is weather dependent including high fire danger. Check our web site www.mdas.net, 925-979-5694 or call the park 925-837-2525 or email outreachinfo@mdas.net

Website: https://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-view.cfm?Event_ID=79991

Cost:  Free

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Saturday, 08/12/17
08:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Lick Observatory
7299 Mt. Hamilton Rd
Mt. Hamilton, CA 95140

Music of the Spheres: Katherine deKleer - SOLD OUT
Katherine de Kleer's research focuses on dynamic processes in the planets and moons of the outer Solar System, which she studies using world-class telescopes at optical, infrared, and radio wavelengths. Her work covers topics including the atmospheres of Uranus, Neptune, and Jupiter, and the surfaces of Jupiter's four Galilean satellites, with a particular emphasis on the extreme volcanic activity of Io. Through studying these objects, she investigates the complex interactions between planetary (and satellite) interiors, surface environments, and atmospheres, and what they reveal about the formation and history of such worlds.Speaker: Katherine de Kleer, UC Berkeley

Music: Charged Particles

Tickets on sale April 12th at noon.

Website: https://www.ucolick.org/summer/music/august12.html

Cost:  $45-$210

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Saturday, 08/12/17
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM

East Bay Astronomical Society
Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619

Are red dwarf planets habitable?

Professor Gibor Basri will talk about the "habitable zone" of "red dwarf" stars, and concentrate on the current thinking about whether a planet around a red dwarf could, in fact, actually harbor life. 

Website: http://www.eastbayastro.org

Cost:  Free

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Sunday, 08/13/17
12:00 AM - 03:00 AM

Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619

Perseids Meteor Shower
Hang out on the hill and watch one of the best annual astronomical events unfold before your very eyes. The Perseid Meteor Shower will make its annual trip through our atmosphere and light up the night sky. Our astronomy experts will be on hand to answer your questions and help you catch a glimpse of the brightest meteors in the night’s sky.


Other Dates For This Event:
• Saturday, 08/12/17
• Sunday, 08/13/17

Website: http://www.chabotspace.org/events.htm

Cost:  Free

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Sunday, 08/13/17
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM

Lawrence Hall of Science
1 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA 94720

The Sky Event of the Decade: August’s Eclipse of the Sun
On Aug. 21, there will be an eclipse of the Sun visible throughout North America.  People in a narrow path from Oregon to South Carolina will see a spectacular total eclipse, with the Moon briefly covering the Sun, and day turning into night.  Everyone else, including those in the Bay Area, will see a partial eclipse, where the Moon covers a good part of the Sun.

Everyone attending the event will receive a free pair of safe viewing glasses for observing the sun. Copies of Professor Fraknoi’s new children’s book on eclipses, When the Sun Goes Dark, will be available for sale and signing after the talk. Like the book, the discussion will be appropriate for children 10 years of age or older, and adults.

Speaker: Andrew Fraknoi, Foothill College

Website: http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/visit/events/what-happens-when-sun-goes-dark

Cost:  Free

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Tuesday,15 August 2017   7:30 PM

San Francisco Amateur Astronomers
Presidio Officers’ Club
50 Moraga Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129

"Unveiling the Dark Universe: A Tale of Fish Tanks, Wine Glasses, and the Smallest Dark Matter Clumps”

by
Yashar Hezaveh, Stanford, Kavli Institute

What is "dark matter"? This is a question that has preoccupied astrophysicists for many decades. Observations show that 80% of the matter in our universe is in this mysterious, invisible form. In this talk, Dr. Hezaveh discusses how ALMA, the world's most sophisticated radio telescope, is used to observe some of the most distant galaxies of our universe to learn new things about dark matter. On their 12 billion light year journey to us, light rays from these galaxies pass near other galaxies. As this happens, the dark matter halos of the intervening galaxies, large and small, bend their trajectories, causing the images here on the Earth to look distorted, like images in a funhouse mirror. 

Brief Bio
Yashar Hezaveh is a Hubble Fellow at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford University. His research is primarily centered on strong gravitational lensing of high redshift, dusty galaxies, with a special focus on mapping the detailed distribution of dark matter on small scales in lensing halos. Understanding the small scale distribution of dark matter can give us invaluable clues to the nature of dark matter. Prior to coming to Stanford, he completed his PhD at McGill University (Montreal, Canada) and his honours in physics and astronomy at University of Victoria (Victoria, Canada).

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Fri. 8/18/2017 and Sat. 8/19/2017

Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94619-2450
(510) 336-7300

EXPLORE THE NIGHT SKIES AT THE CHABOT OBSERVATORIES
for more information: http://www.chabotspace.org/
Free Telescope Viewing
Regular hours are every Friday & Saturday evening, weather permitting: 7:30pm -10:30pm
Come for spectacular night sky viewing the best kept secret in the Bay Area and see the magnificence of our telescopes in action!

Daytime Telescope Viewing On Saturday and Sunday afternoons come view the sun, moon, or Venus through Chabot's telescopes. Free with General Admission.

12pm - 5pm: Observatories Open (weather permitting)

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Fri. 8/18/2017 9PM

Foothill College
12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Foothill Observatory is open for public viewing every clear Friday evening from 9:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Visitors can view the wonders of the universe through the observatory's computer-controlled 16- inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope.
Views of objects in our solar system may include craters and mountains on the moon, the moons and cloud-bands of Jupiter, the rings of Saturn, etc. Deep space objects including star clusters, nebulae, and distant galaxies also provide dramatic demonstrations of the vastness of the cosmos.The choice of targets for any evening's viewing depends on the season and what objects are currently in the sky.

Admission is free. Parking is $3

Foothill Observatory is located on the campus of Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA. Take Highway 280 to the El Monte Rd exit. The observatory is next to parking lot 4. Parking at the college requires visitor parking permits that are available from the machines in the parking lots for $3.00. Dispensers accept one-dollar bills and quarters; bring exact change. Citations are issued.

Come to Foothill Observatory and join us in the exploration of our Universe!

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Sat. 8/19/2017 10AM

Foothill College
12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Foothill Colllege Observatory 10AM-12PM if it is clear Solar observing with a Hydrogen alpha solar telescope every clear Saturday morning. This allows spectacular views of solar prominences and unusual surface features on the Sun not otherwise visible with regular white light telescopes.

Admission is free. Parking is $3

Foothill Observatory is located on the campus of Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA. Take Highway 280 to the El Monte Rd exit. The observatory is next to parking lot 4. Parking at the college requires visitor parking permits that are available from the machines in the parking lots for $3.00. Dispensers accept one-dollar bills and quarters; bring exact change. Citations are issued.

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Saturday, 08/19/17
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Genetics and Plant Biology Building
UC Berkeley
Room 100
Berkeley, CA 94720

Not the God Particle: The Higgs Boson

In 2012, the Higgs boson was discovered at the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva, Switzerland. Dr. Heather Gray will explain what this Higgs boson is and why it is so important that we had to spend 10 billion dollars to build an enormous collider (and detectors) to find it. She will introduce the complex experiments that we use to study this particle and explain how we actually go about measuring its properties. She will also review what we currently know and don’t know about this particle, while focussing on some of its weird features. We’ll conclude with a short discussion about what the Higgs boson might tell us about the future of the universe.

Some questions to be answered:
How do we do experiments to study such a tiny particle with such a fleeting existence?
Why is the Higgs boson such an important particle ?
What do we know about the Higgs boson so far?
What does the Higgs boson tell us about the future of the Universe?

Speaker: Heather Gray, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Website: http://events.berkeley.edu/index.php/calendar.html?event_ID=110095&date=2017-08-19&tab=lectures

Cost:  Free

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Mon. 8/21/2017 9AM

All right, this morning is the BIG DAY, finally, of the Great American Eclipse! I will keep you informed as best as I can of places to see this eclipse safely. Make sure to look at the Sun ONLY with safe solar glasses which can be purchased at places such as the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, The Astronomical Society of the Pacific in San Francisco, The Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland, and the Orion Telescopes and Binoculars store in Cupertino. There are many other places which will also be selling safe solar glasses as well, too numerous to easily list here. Many public libraries will have people available with solar glasses to allow safe viewing of the eclipse as well. You should check with your local facility to see if any event is being offered.
The eclipse will begin at 9AM Pacific time Monday, 8/21 with peak eclipse at 10:15AM with about 74% coverage of the Sun in the Bay Area. Have fun and best of luck on the weather! Totality will NOT occur in the Bay Area so there will be NO time when it will be safe to look at the Sum without protective filtered eye glasses. 

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Monday, 08/21/17
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chabot Space and Science Center
10000 Skyline Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619

Partial Solar Eclipse Viewing
Monday, August 21, 2017, is the date of the Great American Solar Eclipse!  For those along the eclipse path of totality, which stretches from Oregon across the country to South Carolina, the Moon will cover the Sun, and day will briefly turn into night!  The Bay Area will enjoy a partial eclipse, with more than 75% of the Sun covered by the Moon.  Join us at Chabot to witness this rare eclipse opportunity, which begins around 9:00 am and peaks at 11:20 am.  Expert astronomers and educators will be on hand explaining the phenomenon. See a live feed of the total eclipse, and learn all about solar eclipses with hands-on demonstrations and activities. Event is free to the public.

Website: http://www.chabotspace.org/events.htm

Cost:  Free

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Monday, 08/21/17
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Exploratorium
Pier 15 (Embarcadero at Green St)
San Francisco, CA 94111

Total Solar Eclipse: Live from the U.S.A.

Gather at the Exploratorium to watch our live broadcast of the total solar eclipse happening across the UnitedStates. Learn about solar eclipses and observe a partial solar eclipse outside on the Exploratorium’s Plaza.

Our live-stream team will travel to two sites Madras, Oregon, and Caspar, Wyoming to capture the “Great American Eclipse,” which will cross the country in a narrow swath from Oregon to South Carolina. Outside that swath, North American viewers will see a partial eclipse, not a total blockage of the Sun. We’ll bring the full eclipse to a wider audience via a live stream, as we’ve been doing with eclipses since 1998.

You can follow the entire event during this three-hour program, watching stunning real-time imagery from our telescopes. Exploratorium scientists and educators in Oregon, Wyoming, and at the museum will fill you in on what makes an eclipse and how to view one safely.

From San Francisco, the moon will only partly cover the Sun a partial eclipse but we’ll have telescopes and solar safety glasses on our Plaza for viewing, and astronomers available to answer questions.

Can’t make it to the museum for the viewing? We’ll be streaming the core program and the live telescope feeds on our website from 9:00 a.m. 12:15 p.m. PDT. Or get our free Total Solar Eclipse app and watch it there.

Website: Click to Visit

Cost:  Included with museum admission.

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Monday, 08/21/17
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Exploratorium
Pier 15 (Embarcadero at Green St)
San Francisco, CA 94111

Telescope Sonification with Kronos Quartet

When the moon passes between the sun and the Earth on August 21, it won't make a sound but Exploratorium composer Wayne Grim and the world-famous Kronos Quartet will turn the total solar eclipse into a piece of music unlike any other. Join us for Grim's sonification of the eclipse,performed live by Kronos Quartet in real time as the eclipse progresses. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity at the Exploratorium. 

Please note: This program has limited seating. To attend, you must purchase this special ticket, which also includes all-day admission to the museum. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to secure your seat. Doors close promptly at 10:30 a.m. 

Website: https://www.exploratorium.edu/visit/calendar/telescope-sonification-kronos-quartet

Cost:  Special Ticket required will include museum entry

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Mon Aug 21, 2017
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

College of San Mateo
CSM Science Building 36, Rooftop Observatory
1700 W. Hillsdale Boulevard
San Mateo, CA 94402

Solar Eclipse Celebration!
Eclipse observing at the College of San Mateo

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Mon Aug 21, 2017
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Foothill College Observatory
Foothill College
12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Solar Eclipse viewing available

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