This is the replacement for the regular face-to-face RASC Halifax Centre Members' Meeting. Various speakers addressing upcoming events and items of astronomical interest.
Special Presentation: Part 6 of the Nova East COVID-19 Edition speaker series: Patrick Kelly
All About Mars: The Science of What You're Seeing
Every two years, as Earth passes Mars, the Red Planet becomes much brighter in the night sky, and much larger as seen through a telescope. This talk will look at what we know about Mars, and what you can expect to see when observing it, especially when it is at its closest in October.
Meeting duration: 3h 30m