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2020-3 GLPA Newsletter – Autumnal Equinox

GLPA Newsletter

Volume 55, Number 3
Autumnal Equinox, 2020

Bart Benjamin, Editor
Jackie Baughman, Cover


President’s Message
– Waylena McCully

Editor’s Message
– Bart Benjamin

Conference Update: Virtual Conference Invitation

James Kaler Astronomy Classroom Dedication

An Evening with Arthur C. Clarke
– Roger Grossenbacher



State News

Illinois (Tom Willmitch)
Indiana (Melinda O’Malley)
Michigan (Paulette Epstein)
Ohio (Dale Smith)
Wisconsin/Minnesota (Jean Creighton)
Beyond the Lakes (Mary Holt)

Bulletin Board

Renew Your Membership

IPS Update

– Mike Smail

40 Years & 20 Years Ago


Image Credits

Cover Design: Comet photos were submitted by Anna Green, Jacob Salis, Patrick Durrell, Eric Schreur, Melinda O’Malley, Bart Benjamin, and Nick Lake.

NGC 2074 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Credit: NASA, ESA, and M. Livio (STScI)

M96: A Galactic Maelstrom
Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA and LEGUS Team

Young stars in the “wing” of the Small Magellanic Cloud
Credit: NASA, ESA, CXC and University of Potsdam, JPL-Caltech, and STScI

M13: A Celestial Snow Globe of Stars
Credit: NASA, ESA, and Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Newborn stars within the Prawn Nebula
Credit: European Southern Observatory

Big Blue Marble Earth
Credit: R. Stockli, A. Nelson, F. Hasler, NASA/ GSFC/ NOAA/ USGS

M106: Composite of Amateur and Professional Astronomer Images
Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and R. Gendler (Hubble Heritage Team)



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