PSP Speakers' & Topics


Centre Speaker Topic
New Brunswick James Edgar Synthesis of Elements in Stars
Sunshine Coast Stanley Yen Missing Solar Neutrinos
Sunshine Coast Bill Phillips History of Man-made Satellites
Ontario Various (Ottawa, Kingston, Toronto, Kitchener-Waterloo, Mississauga, Hamilton) and Montréal David Levy A Nightwatchman's Journey
Victoria Debra Fischer Exploring the Formation and Evolution of Planetary Systems
Regina Peter McMahon Wilderness Astronomy



Centre Speaker Topic
Calgary Dr. P.Z. Myers Making Aliens
Sunshine Coast Bill Phillips Asteroids 101
Saskatoon Alan Dyer To the Ends of the Earth: Tales of the Transit of Venus
Regina Randall Rosenfeld Perceiving New Worlds: The Transit of Venus Across the Centuries
Hamilton Terry Dickinson The good years and the bad years of astronomy
Winnipeg Murray Paulson Meteorite Hunting
Halifax Tim Doucette Deep-Sky Eye
Vancouver Sara Seager Exoplanets
Victoria Ken Tapping Recent Developments in Solar Research



Centre Speaker Topic
Sunshine Coast Bill Phillips Unravelling the mystery of 'Sagittarius A'
Saskatoon Dr. Aaron Price Citizen Science, IYA, and the AAVSO 100 years
Regina Alan Dyer Astrophotography on the Prairies
Kingston Patrice Scattolin Space Exploration From the Ground Up
Calgary Glen Fountain New Horizons



Speakers and topics from the beginning of the new program in 2010:

Centre Speaker Topic
Halifax Elder Murdena Marshall Mi'kmaq night sky story “Muin and the Seven Bear Hunters
London, Windsor, Hamilton, Sarnia Paul Gray Barnard's Dark Nebulae
Trials and Tribulations of a Supernova Hunter
Sunshine Coast Dr. Jaymie Matthews Where Will Avatar 2 Be Set? - The Real Science of Exotic Exoplanets
Toronto and Mississauga Wilfred Buck (Manitoba) First Nations Astronomy


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