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Cliff DeLacy
 

     
 

Ambassador Since 2004

 
   
American Canyon, California 94503
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Biographical Information:

 

 
Photo of Ambassador Cliff DeLacy Cliff DeLacy, astronomer/educator for more than 45 years in Solano and Napa County area, has hosted star parties for the general public and taught astronomy to students of all ages. He retired from Mare Island Naval Shipyard after teaching radiological control, nuclear physics, and occupational safety and health programs for more than 35 years. He received his Eagle Scouting rank in 1951 and has been a scoutmaster with troop 78 in American Canyon and troop 64 in Vallejo, California. As a current substitute in the Napa Valley and Fairfield-Susiun Unified School districts he teaches all subjects and promotes and interest in astronomy and space exploration. Mr. DeLacy has his own professional observatory and telescope with which he is engaged in searching for asteroids and comets as a volunteer to assist the NASA Near Earth Asteroid Tracking Team. He is the former owner of Celestial Systems, The Astronomy and Science Center of Northern California. Promoting an interest to enhance awareness in astronomy and the space program is of major importance to Mr. DeLacy. A former sign at the entrance to his store read, "The Future of the World walks through My door, for they are your children whose dreams and knowledge will someday lead us to the stars."
 

 

Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

 
   
Observing the Sun in Hydrogen-Alpha
Aerican Canyon High School

The Sun in Hydrogen-Alpha
Skyline Wilderness Park

Star Gazing in the May Night Sky
Skyline Wilderness Park

Training received on Globle Climate Change
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Understanding the Future of the Greenland Ice Sheet Glacier
CalTech

 
 

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