Bonus Lecture (Via Zoom): 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 (our previous SAS Chairman)  gives some background information and shows his impressive & inspirational  meteorite collection.

When Who Where

  • Date:  11th October 2020,
  • Time: 7pm.
  • Speaker: Michael Tweedy FRAS.
  • Venue: Via Zoom (Zoom meeting details to be sent out via our SAS SMS text alert message)

Our speaker

Our speaker is Michael Tweedy is a member SAS and previous Chair of the SAS and is a very active member of the the society with a keen interests in meteorites, astronomy outreach , observing and astrophotography.


Your host : Martin Kennedy