November 20, 2015

Upcoming Events – November 2015

Nov. 20Lecture: Human Colonisation of Mars, London, United Kingdom

Nov. 22-27XVII IAG/USP Advanced School on Astrophysics: 3D Spectroscopy and Spectral Synthesis, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Nov. 23Phobos and Deimos Webcast: Space Weathering and Regolith, DusSpace Weathering and Regolith, Dust

Nov. 23-25The 1st Colombia-ICRANet Julio Garavito Armero Meeting, Bogota, Colombia

Nov. 23-26Workshop on Innovative Technologies for Space Optics: Active Optics, Free Forms, Straylight Modelling and Test, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Nov. 23-2712th European Space Weather Week, Ostend, Belgium

Nov. 23-27Workshop: Galileo Teacher Training Program, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Nov. 23-27Workshop: Microstructures of Black Holes, Kyoto, Japan

Nov. 23-28IBS-MultiDark Joint Workshop on Dark Matter and 13th MultiDark Consolider Workshop, Madrid, Spain

Nov. 23-28Indo-French Astronomy School for Optical Spectroscopy, Pune, India

Nov. 23-Dec. 11PhD School in Theoretical Physics, Florence, Italy

Nov. 24Lecture: Volcanism on Earth and Mars, Tucson, Ariz.

Nov. 24-25London Space Week, London, United Kingdom

Nov. 24-25Starship Engineer Workshops, London, United Kingdom

Nov. 24-27Science Operations 2015: Science Data Management — An ESO/ESA Workshop, Garching, Germany

Nov.Teleconference: Review of Progress Toward the Decadal Survey Vision in New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics

Nov. 25Lecture: The Brits Who Got the Americans to the Moon — Or the NASA Cricket Team!, London, United Kingdom

Nov. 25-27Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology, Cairns, Australia

Nov. 25-28International Conference on General Relativity, Amravati, India

Nov. 26Presentation: To See the Beginning of Time, Stourport On Severn, United Kingdom

Nov. 26Collaborate to Innovate Space Conference 2015, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Nov. 28-29Meeting: Einstein’s Legacy — Celebrating 100 Years of General Relativity, London, United Kingdom

Nov. 29-Dec. 4Conference: Extreme Solar Systems III, Waikoloa, Hawaii

Nov. 30Mars 2020 Landing Site Selection Discussion, Ithaca, N.Y.

Nov. 30Phobos and Deimos Webcast: Phobos-Deimos ISRU

Nov. 30-Dec. 1Meeting: Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change Attribution, Washington, D.C.

Nov. 30-Dec. 2Workshop on Results from High-Resolution VLBI: Dissecting the Universe, Bonn, Germany

Nov. 30-Dec. 2ARCHES Scientific Workshop: X-ray Surveys with Advanced Multi-Wavelength Cross-Identification Methods, Paris, France

Nov. 30-Dec. 26th European Space Cryogenics Workhops: Innovation and Challenges, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Nov. 30-Dec. 4Workshop: High Performance Clocks, with Special Emphasis on Geodesy and Geophysics and Applications to Other Bodies of the Solar System, Bern, Switzerland

Nov. 30-Dec. 5Workshop: The Solar System as Seen by the ELTs, Garching, Germany

Nov. 30-Dec. 5Conference: A Century of General Relativity, Berlin, Germany

Nov. 30-Dec. 53rd IAA Conference on University Satellite Missions and CubeSat Workshop & International Workshop on Lean Satellite Standardization, Rome, Italy

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Headlines – November 25, 2015

News: Houston, you may have a problem – In the battle to create a reusable rocket, Jeff Bezos has just dealt Elon Musk’s SpaceX a magnificent and unexpected blow.     Business: U.S. approves $1.2 billion Global Hawk Sale to Japan – The U.S. Department of State has approved a potential sale of three Northrop...

News Briefs – November 25, 2015

Australia leader talks down prospect of U.S.-led army in Syria There is no support among world leaders for the prospect of a U.S.-led army in Iraq and Syria to take back ground from Islamic State militants, Australia’s prime minister said Nov. 24. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said in a speech to Parliament on national security...
Air Force photograph by SrA. Hailey Haux

AF chief scientist testifies before Congress on autonomy in future defense systems

Air Force photograph by SrA. Hailey Haux Greg L. Zacharias, the chief scientist of the Air Force, testifies before the House Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill, Nov. 19, 2015. The subject of the hearing was advancing the ...