Jun
24
Sun
Talk at the Vatican
Jun 24 @ 5:43 pm – 6:43 pm

Jun
30
Sat
Anniversary of the 1908 Tunguska Impact Event
Jun 30 all-day

The Tunguska explosion knocked down some 80 million trees over an area of 2,150 square kilometres (830 sq mi); the shock wave from the blast would have measured about 5.0 on the Richter scale.

See also: #AsteroidDay

Jul
10
Tue
Beuno’s retreat
Jul 10 – Jul 18 all-day
Jul
23
Mon
Barringer Lecture: The Philosophy of Meteoritics: Awe, Faith, and Data @ “Golden Brains” - Presidium of the Academy of Sciences
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

81st Annual Meeting of The MeteoriticalSociety,

What are the assumptions, both spoken and unspoken, that go into the way we do our science? In particular, the talk would address three questions: What motivates us to do our science? How do we decide what science we do? And how does our community arrive at consensus on what is “commonly accepted”?

Aug
13
Mon
2nd International Conference Science & Religion @ Saskatchewan Center for Science and Religion
Aug 13 – Aug 14 all-day

The Saskatchewan Center for Science and Religion is hosting its second annual conference, “Our Place in the Cosmos?: Humanity, Spirituality, and the Awesome Universe.”

This conference seeks to wade into issues concerning the roles and place of humanity within the dynamic, fascinating, and sometimes awe-inspiring cosmos that comes into view via modern and after-modern science.

Sep
3
Mon
An Overview of Vatican Observatory Activities
Sep 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sep
6
Thu
Great Lakes Star Gaze 2018 @ River Valley RV Park
Sep 6 – Sep 9 all-day
Sep
16
Sun
DFMC Keynote
Sep 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sep
27
Thu
St Meinrad Seminary @ Indiana
Sep 27 – Sep 28 all-day
Oct
5
Fri
Big Questions in Astronomy
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm