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Craig Ihde
 

     
 

Ambassador Since 2001

 
   
Pasadena, California 91107
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Biographical Information:

 

 
Photo of Ambassador Craig Ihde Craig Ihde has made hundreds of presentations describing NASA missions. He has worked with scientists and astronomers at Bradbury Science Museum, Los Alamos, New Mexico, and the Lodestar Astronomy Center, Albuquerque. He has also spoken throughout Southern California, including Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles.

Topics Craig presents include:

Deep Space Network (DSN) The unique worldwide network of spacecraft tracking facilities

Planetquest-Exoplanet Exploration-The search for new Earths

The Twin Voyagers-Where no spacecraft has gone before

Mars Sciencelab, aka "Curiosity"

The Juno Spacecraft to Jupiter

Dawn Spacecraft to Vesta and Ceres using Ion Propulsion

GRAIL mission to the moon, an in-depth study

The space telescopes: Hubble, Spitzer, Chandra

Aerogel - Mystifying Blue Smoke

Cassini Huygens mission to Saturn & Titan

Craig is a UCLA graduate and holds advanced degrees from University of Southern California. He is a faculty member at the University of Redlands.
 

 

Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

 
   
Riverside Astronomical Society
La Sierra College

Science Fair
High Point Academy

ScienceFest
California Science Center

So. Bay Astronomy Club
El Camino College

Stardust
Lockheed Martin

 
 

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