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Exploring Mars, Discovering Earth

 Date: Wednesday, February 26th
 Time: 8:00pm
 Where: Davenport Hotel,
Merrion Square,
Dublin 2
 Admission: €3 for members and concessions
€6 for non-members.

Description

Kevin Nolan, coordinator to Ireland for The Planetary Society, is also a lecturer in physics at the Tallaght Institute of Technology. He has published a widely praised book on Mars entitled "Mars, a cosmic stepping stone". During the presentation Kevin will treat us to some extraordinary images of the red planet and will also look to the future of Mars exploration, ethical implications for human exploration if microbial life is discovered there and will consider commercial versus national space programmes.