Flying Aboard NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Janet Leigh Theatre
3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95211
Sierra High School Science Chair (Manteca) and San Joaquin County Excellence in Science Teaching Award recipient Larry Grimes will report on his recent selection by NASA to participate aboard the world's only flying astronomical observatory: the NASA SOFIA Aircraft. Attendees will engage in hands-on projects exploring infrared and ultraviolet radiation. Dr. Grimes will also report on his SOFIA experiments in Comic Rays.