Eclipse 2017 Presentations and Trainings
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Dr. Patricia Reiff, veteran of 15 trips to the center line (13 total and 2 annular, with only two clouded out), has been presenting many eclipse trainings, webinars, and public talks about the eclipse. These talks include eclipse animations created with HEC support.
Recent presentations include:
•Engineering and Science Council of Houston Keynote Address “Space Weather, MMS and the Eclipse 2017”, June 1, 2017, Houston
•Night Sky Festival: March 18, Dripping Springs, TX (in Discovery Dome)
•Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Woodlands, TX (Mar 20-24) (in Discovery Dome)
•National Science Teachers Assn, Los Angeles, Mar 30-April 1 (in Discovery Dome)
So far, over 6,000 pair of eclipse glasses have been given out in these events, mostly paid for by the partnering company ePlanetarium, but in later events some were supplied by Google/Megamovie.
•ESIP Federation (http://www.esipfed.org)
•Earth To Sky (www.earthtosky.org))
•Engineering and Science Council of Houston
•Rice University / HEC