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USM Science, Technology & Health in Your Backyard

USM Science, Technology & Health in Your Backyard

January

January 16, 2014

Offshore Wind & Tidal Engergy Update
7:15 AM – 10:00 AM
Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford Street, Portland Campus
Members of the VolturnUS, Aqua Ventus, and ORPC teams will provide updates on their existing and future projects and will discuss the mix of market signals, policies, and support necessary to continue Maine's leadership in offshore wind and ocean tidal development.
Register online.

January 25, 2014

Two Small Pieces of Glass Full Dome Show
3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium, Portland Campus
Two Small Pieces of Glass follows two young people who attend a star party and learn how telescopes work while they observe many wondrous objects within the cosmos.
View the full schedule of dates and times.

January 31, 2014

Eight Planets Omni Dome Show
7:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium, Portland Campus
As we know the International Astronomical Union has demoted Pluto, but astronomers have also found an array of other bodies, called "Trans-Neptunian Objects." Join us for this fantastic full dome odyssey through the solar system!
View the full schedule of dates and times.