April 14, 2017: The Dragonfly Telephoto Array, Galactic Formation, and Dark Matter

Having moved to Denver last summer, I could not attend NEAF this past weekend as I had the previous two years.  However, that didn’t stop me from “attending” the lectures.  Unlike previous years, where only select lectures were posted to Youtube a few months afterwards, NEAF live-streamed all of the lectures on both Saturday and […]

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March 5, 2017: “I’ll take a new telescope for $2000, Alex”; and Aldebaran Occultation

Well, my Jeopardy appearance was great.  ABSOLUTELY GREAT!  Of course, I’m not allowed to discuss how I did, but I had a really awesome time.  The other contestants were all mah Jeopardy nerds and we bonded nicely, even though we were in competition with each other.  The people working on the show were all very nice and […]

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