Luton Astronomical Society would like to confirm that we will conform to Government Covid Guidelines on for all our room based meetings once we are able to reintroduce them. Additionally we will comply with any local restrictions as instructed by our venue partner at Putteridge Bury.
All members and guests will be expected to comply with any rules in place at the time.
We look forward to being able to resume our monthly room based meetings and our Observation Evenings at Putteridge Bury as soon as it is safe to do so.
We have a scheduled online meeting on 27th May at 8pm.
Zoom Meeting: The Vikings at Barsoom pt2 ‘The Search for Life’ (Paul Money)
We welcome back our regular speaker, Paul Money for Part 2 of this curiously titled talk.
Part 1 was presented to us in 2019 but, due to COVID, this follow up was cancelled in 2020. Don’t worry if haven’t seen part 1 as Paul will do a re-cap, bringing you upto speed and allowing to enjoy part 2
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Paul L Money FRAS, FBIS, is well known on the astro speaker circuit having given talks on astronomy and space since the early 1980’s. He is a freelancer speaker and writer and is the Reviews Editor of the BBC Sky at Night magazine. He loves both visual and deep sky observing with all manner of equipment and is the long running organiser of the annual Horncastle Astronomy Weekend as well as the writer and publisher of the popular annual ‘Nightscenes monthly night sky guide’.
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Night Sky Map for May 2021
For more info on the night sky in May, please see our detailed Sky Notes