April Events

Federation Convention Saturday 17th April

It’s my great pleasure to be able to announce the free FAS Online Convention on Saturday, 17th April 2021 starting at 12:00 noon. Our Meetings and Publicity Council Member, Jerry Stone, has organised four tremendous speakers for you:

Prof Lord Martin Rees (The Astronomer Royal): From Mars to the Multiverse

Greg Smye-RumsbySolar Eclipses

Nik SzymanekOverview of Deep Sky Imaging

George Tahu (speaking from NASA HQ, Washington DC): Perseverance for Discovery – NASA’s Mars Exploration Program

Immediately after the break we’ll also have short presentations from our sponsors: the Royal Astronomical Society, Sky at Night Magazine and The Widescreen Centre.

The FAS website page at http://fedastro.org.uk/fas/convention has the event programme and a link to the Eventbrite page where you can register for free.