Space junk discussed at meeting

NANAIMO – Astronomy society looks to the stars Thursday (Oct. 25) for its regular monthly meeting.

Nanaimo Astronomy Society looks to the stars Thursday (Oct. 25) for its regular monthly meeting.

Guest speaker is Cassandra Fallscheer from the University of Victoria and the Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics.

Fallscheer talks about space junk and while outer space is vast, it is far from infinite.

Chris Boar lets people know what’s up in the night sky over the next month and Bill Weller shows how to predict solar eclipses.

The meeting takes lace at Beban Park Social Centre at 7 p.m. Cost is free for society members and $2 for non-members

For more information, please call 250-740-0472.