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International Observe the Moon Night October 8 2016
International Observe the Moon Night is an annual worldwide public event that encourages observation, appreciation, and understanding of our Moon and its connection to NASA planetary science and exploration. Everyone on Earth is invited to join the celebration by hosting or attending an InOMN event and uniting on one day each year to look at and learn about the Moon together.

LPI SkyFest Event for Juno Mission
The next SkyFest family event at the Lunar and Planetary Institute will be August 6 from 1-3pm. Activities will relate to the Juno mission's arrival at Jupiter!

Presentations at Houston Museum of Natural Science
As part of the Houston Museum of Natura Science Distinguished Lecture Series, on May 24 at 6:30 pm, LPI Senior Staff Scientist Dr. David Kring will present "Lunar Exploration, a Captivating Science" at 6:30 pm, and on June 30 Dr. Kring will present "Threat of Impact: Update" at 6:30 pm.