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AAS Eclipse 2017 Workshop
The next Eclipse 2017 workshop will take place in Carbondale, Illinois, on 10 and 11 June 2016. Select sessions on both days will be open to the public with presentations about the total solar eclipse of 2017. The public program will now be offered at no cost; registration is availablle online.

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.

LPI Presentation: The Curiosity Rover on Mars
On June 2 at 7:30 pm, Dr. Allan Treiman will give the presentation "The Curiosity Rover on Mars: Moving Toward the Mountain" as part of the Lunar and Planetary Institute's Cosmic Exploration Speaker Series. The presentation is free and geared for inquisitive adults; a light reception will follow.