Chelyabinsk Meteor: Can We Survive?

Astrobiologist and planetary scientist David Morrison, Ph.D., of the NASA Ames Research Center and the SETI Institute, will discuss The Meteor That Exploded Over Russia Last Year: Can We Survive a Bigger Impact?, an illustrated, non-technical lecture Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 7:00 p.m. in the Smithwick Theatre at Foothill College. Admission is free. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

David Morrison will discuss the Chelyabinsk impact and evaluate ways we might meet the grand challenge to protect our population from space impacts.

Dr. Morrison is the director of the Carl Sagan Center for Study of Life in the Universe at the SETI Institute in Mountain View.

Parking lots 1, 7 and 8 provide stair and no-stair access to the theatre. Visitors must purchase a parking permit for $3 from dispensers in any student parking lot. Dispensers accept one-dollar bills and quarters; bring exact change. Foothill College is located off I-280 on El Monte Road in Los Altos Hills.

Chelyabinsk Meteor: Can We Survive a Bigger Impact?
Free Astronomy Lecture
Smithwick Theatre at Foothill College
November 06, 2013
7:00 p.m.
(650) 949-7888

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