Posts made in June, 2008


GLAST Delayed


Posted By on Jun 2, 2008

During a NASA Town Hall meeting at AAS Dr. Morse made mention of GLAST being pushed back from June 5th until the 6th or 7th due to issues with the Delta II rocket. I later confirmed with Dr. Jon Morse that GLAST is being pushed back until at least the 6th or 7th of June. Upon further questioning Dr. Morse said the delay is because the close out operations for the Delta II rocket aren’t yet complete. Apparently the Air Force...

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AAS Day 1: Join Us Online!


Posted By on Jun 2, 2008

Welcome to day 1 of the American Astronomical Society Meeting in St Louis, MO. It’s 7am, and the day is about to begin, but before I go off and hang posters I want to give you a heads up on today’s events. Over on Astronomy Cast Live a whole cast of characters are covering this meeting in all manner of ways. Here are a couple highlights: 11:30 Central Time is the IYA Plenary sessions announcing our US programs 12:45...

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