Category | Travel

By Susie Murph on June 28, 2018 in

Taken from the December 2015 Planetarian Vol. 44, No. 4 pages 16-17, 36 So, after Baton Rouge in 2012, Beijing in 2014, and Warsaw in 2016, Cité de l’espace, Toulouse, will organize the 24th International Planetarium Society Conference, for the first time in France, a country where planetariums have been very dynamic for close to […]

By Susie Murph on August 24, 2017 in

The Great American Eclipse was a wonderful event – and in case you didn’t get to experience totality from where you were, we have you covered. Our own Dr. Pamela L. Gay from CosmoQuest and the Astronomical Society of the Pacific was on location in Carbondale, IL, the site of longest totality, all day with […]

By Susie Murph on January 5, 2017 in

Folks who were in San Francisco for the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting met up with Pamela and the CosmoQuest gang on Wednesday night, December 14 at Rosamunde Grille. This is one of Pamela’s favorite places in the Mission District, and the gathering enjoyed food, science, beer, more science, and random news about the future […]

By Susie Murph on December 23, 2016 in

Geophysical Information for Teachers (GIFT) Workshops allow science teachers to hear about the latest geoscience research from the scientists making the discoveries, explore new classroom resources for their students, and visit exhibits and technical sessions of the American Geophysical Union 2016 Fall Meeting for free. At the GIFT Workshop on Monday, Dec. 12, CosmoQuest partners […]

By Susie Murph on December 14, 2016 in

This morning, 450 runners who were in San Francisco for the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting 2016 departed Pier 40 at 7 AM PST to participate in two races. The 5K and 1 Mile both started and ended at South Beach Harbor at Pier 40, the intersection of The Embarcadero and Townsend Street next door […]