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This lecture will provide an overview of the rich history of spacesuit design and development at David Clark Company, from the spacesuits for the Gemini program to the latest suit designs for Orion and NASA’s Commercial Crew program.
Members enjoy access to a "dark site" with roll-off-roof observatory in scenic Oakham, MA—out from under the light pollution of the cities.
Check out our telescopes at more than 100 public libraries and colleges in Massachusetts
Public observing nights are held at Anna Maria College in Paxton, MA
Observatory "first light" ceremony, public lectures, fairs, and chances to look through a telescope
We want to get the kids involved and excited. Now we have another tool that lets us do that.Sue-Ellen Szymanski, Milford Library Milford Daily News
Telescopes, bottle rockets, Mentos geysers, gyroscopes and the space rover Curiosity are all part of the Aldrich Astronomical Society’s Starfest.Catch a Flying Star at Starfest GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
Dr Shane Jacobs – Softgoods Design Manager at David Clark Company
I lead a team of designers and engineers in the design, fabrication and testing of new and innovative pressure suits and other protective equipment associate to spaceflight and Extravehicular Activity.
I am also the design and …
Wonders of the Night Sky
For the month of April/2017 the Aldrich Astronomical Society and Shrewsbury Public Library proudly present “Wonders of the Night Sky”. The Aldrich Astrophotography group is exhibiting 20 photos of night sky wonders along with our Sun and Moon that were taken locally …
Figure 1: This illustration shows the possible surface of TRAPPIST-1f, one of the newly discovered planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system. Scientists using the Spitzer Space Telescope and ground-based telescopes have discovered that there are seven Earth-size planets in the system.
NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has …
Our intrepid Library Telescope Coordinator, John Root, and club president, Jim Zebrowksi, made the trip out to Southborough on August 25th—to present library’s new telescope. John Root has been instrumental in deploying close to 85 telescopes statewide over the past few years to public libraries …Continue Reading