Tony is a prominent amateur astronomer, a member and co-founder of Shannonside Astronomy Club, and a former V.P. of the Irish Astronomical Association. The lecture will cover exoplanet discovery, examples and the bio-chemical conditions needed for life, including those within our own SS along with a mention of SETI
Lecture & Workshop Program
The club holds monthly lecture meetings from September to May that are open to the general public.
Lectures are held in UCC Civil Engineering Building start at 8pm sharp and finish around 9.40pm with tea / coffee afterwards. Workshops are held on Saturday mornings in Tory Top Library in Ballyphehane.
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SEASON SEPT 2016 – MAY 2017
Eamonn is owner of Kingsland Observatory in County Roscommon and will describe a system outside the electromagnetic spectrum, based on the unorthodox proposition that ETI civilisations may be able to use this to transfer information over vast galactic distances instantaneously.