Lecture: Meteorites 101 - Up Close and personal

About this event :

Meteorite Talk

Get up close and personal with some 4.5 billion year old space rocks. 

Everything you wanted to know about Meteors, Meteoroids and Meteorites a journey back in time.

  • What they are?
  • Where do there come from?
  • What types are there?
  • How are the formed, composition?
  • What have meteorites ever done for us?
  • Etc.

In this interactive lecture  Michael Tweedy (SAS Chairman gives some background information and shows his impressive meteorite collection.

When Who Where

  • Date:  19th august 2018,
  • Time: 7pm.
  • Speaker: Michael Tweedy FRAS.
  • Venue: Will take place at the Cygnus Observatory (WWC Discovery Room).

Our speaker

Our speaker is Michael Tweedy our SAS Chairman  and an active member of the the society with a keen interest in meteorites, astronomy outreach , observing and astrophotography.


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Your host : Martin Kennedy