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AAAP March 14, 2017 Meeting is canceled

by Ira Polans, Program Chair The AAAP meeting today March 14th at 7:30PM in Peyton Hall on the Princeton University campus is canceled due to inclement weather. Dr. Joshua Winn of Princeton University has agreed to talk to us sometime in … Continue reading

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AAAP March 14, 2017 Meeting

by Ira Polans, Program Chair The March AAAP meeting is on the 14th at 7:30PM in Peyton Hall on the Princeton University campus. The talk is on the “Strange New Worlds” of exoplanets by Dr. Josh Winn, Princeton University. Did … Continue reading

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AAAP June 14, 2016 Meeting – NJ State Planetarium

by Ira Polans, Program Chair The June meeting of the AAAP, and our last until next September, will take place on June 14th at the Planetarium of the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton. The meeting will start at 7:30 … Continue reading

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Navigating to the Moon: a View from the Apollo Guidance Computer – Jan. 12

by Ira Polans, Program Chair The January AAAP meeting will be held on the 12th at 7:30 PM in Peyton Hall on the Princeton University campus. The talk will be by Frank O’Brien, an expert in spaceflight history, and is … Continue reading

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America’s Human Path Back to Space – Dec. 8 Meeting

by Ira Polans, Program Chair The December meeting will be held on the 8th at 7:30 PM in Peyton Hall. The talk will be by Dr. Ken Kremer of Universe Toady and AAAP. The talk is entitled “America’s Human Path … Continue reading

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Observatory Design and Astrophotography: One Person’s Approach

by Ira Polans, Program Chair The October meeting will be held on the 13th at 7:30 PM in Peyton Hall. The talk entitled “Observatory Design and Astrophotography: One Person’s Approach” will be by amateur astronomer Scott Nammacher, who will speak … Continue reading

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Annual Planetarium Show – June 9

by Ira Polans, Program Chair AAAP member Bill Murray will once again host the AAAP’s last program of the season on June 9th at the New Jersey State Museum Planetarium. Members will gather at 7:30 for a private show. Friends and family … Continue reading

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From Backyard to Mountaintop: The Adventures of History’s Best Worst Telescope

by Michael Wright Our first meeting of the new year will be on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in a new location:  Bowen Hall (see Princeton campus maps for building and parking locations).  Alan Hirshfeld, Professor of Physics at the University … Continue reading

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