Past Events

 

 

Past Features

Sept 26th/13 Feature: “Star Party Show and Tell”
July 20th/13 Feature: 17th Annual Island Star Party” hosted by CVSF ISP 2012
May 23rd/12 Feature: Scientifically Analyzing the Distribution of Electromagnetic Spectrum Energy detected from the Universe.” by Gilbert Beaudry
Apr 25th/12 Feature: Space Dust, Bugs and Dao: Beneficial Bacteria” by Dr. Real Roy
Mar 28th/12 Feature:

Pacific Storm Types and Tracks” by Dr. David Atkinson

Sept 28th /11

Feature:

ISP Show and Tell” viewing of ISP Photos

Aug 27th/11

ISP Features:

Guided Nature Walk” with Kathleen JohnsonGuided Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas“ALMA Project” with Andrew Woodsworth“Astronomy 101” with Lauri Roche
May 25th/11

Feature:

Apocalyptic Prophecy: Fact or Fiction?” by Dr. Gregory Arkos
Apr 27th/11

Feature:

Travel Astrophotography (or how to pack a lot of stuff in your suitcase)” by John McDonald
Mar 23rd/11

Feature:

Theory of Chaos” by Dr. Florin Diacu
Nov 24th/10

Feature:

Where Did All of this Stuff Come From? Making Lead, Gold and Carbon in Stars and Supernovae Presented by Dr. Falk Herwig
Oct 27th/10

Feature:

The (Sub-atomic) Generation Gap: Symmetries and Mysteries” by Dr. Robert Kowalewski

Sept 4th/10

ISP Features:

Fun and Games in the Great Out of Doors and;“”Journey Back in Time on the Koksilah River” with Genevieve Singleton “Learn How to Collimate Your Scope” With Brian Robilliard”The Galactic Jam” with Bryon Thompson & Tom Horsfall

Guided Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas

Canadian Aboriginal Views of the Night Sky: Has Their Time Returned?” with Andrew Woodsworth

Astronomy 101” with Bryon Thompson

Sept 3rd/10

ISP Features:

“”Science Fiction and Astronomy” with Bill Weller“Guided Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas“Astronomy 101” with Bryon Thompson
June 23rd/10

Feature:

Summer BBQ and Annual AGM” hosted by CVSF

May 26th/10

Feature:

Living and Working on the International Space Station“by Dr. Robert Gifford
Feb 24th/10

Feature:

Amateur Contributions to Astronomical Science: A Brief Look at Some Stellar Findings” by Christina Martens

Jan 27th/10

Double

Feature:

Supernovae” by Melissa Graham &

Solar System Formation and Evolution” by Alex Parker

Oct 28th/09

Feature:

” From Eyepieces to Exo-planets: Our Journey in Astronomy” by Gerry Rozema

Sept 23rd/09

Feature:

“Mystery Moon Near Saturn” introduction by Robert Deane

Aug 26th/09

Feature:

Active Galactic Nuclei – a matter of perspective by Emily Down
July 22nd/09

Feature:

A Night At the Movies” hosted by CVSF

July 18th/09

ISP Features:

Workshops: “Collimation, Digital Astrophotography”Binocular Astronomy” Gary Seronik“Guided Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas“Binocular Tour of the Sky” with Gary Seronik
July 17th/09

ISP Features:

How to become an Astronaut” Dr. Geoff Steeves“Guided Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas“Astronomy 101” with Bryon Thompson
June 24th/09

Feature:

Summer BBQ and Annual AGM” hosted by CVSF

May 27th/09

Feature:

“Learn How to Collimate Your Scope” led by Brian Robilliard

April 22nd/09

Feature:

Timelines” by Roger Bailey
March 25th/09

Feature:

Blown Away – The Story of the Dinosaur Extinction”by Scott Mair
February 25th/09

Feature:

Towards Nature’s Heart of Darkness: New Technologies for Precision Astrophysics and Cosmology”by Dr. Justin Albert
January 28th/09

Feature:

A Glimpse Into A Solar Eclipse” by Michael Webb
October 22nd/08

Feature:

Dark Matter, Dark Energy and Black Holes”by Sheona Urquhart
July 5th/08

ISP Features:

Astrophotography with any Camera – Simple or Advanced” John McDonald“Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas“A Cosmic View from the Milky Way” and “The Stargazers” by John Nemy & Carol Legate“Astronomy 101” with Bryon Thompson
July 4th/08

ISP Features:

The Exploration of Mars” by Chris Gainor“Telescope Walk” with Ed Nicholas“Astronomy 101” with Bryon Thompson
May 28th/08

Feature:

Determining the Age and Metallicity of Early-Type Galaxies” by Brad Cownden
April 23rd/08

Feature:

History of Space” Chris Gainor
March 26th/08

Feature:

How Amateur Astronomers Can Help the Pro’s Do Astronomy Research” by Dr. Bill Weller
February 27th/08

Feature:

Astrophotography, With and Without a Telescope”by John McDonald

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