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Daniel Cervantes
 

     
 

Ambassador Since 2004

 
   
Bloomington, Indiana 47403
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Biographical Information:

 

 
Photo of Ambassador Daniel Cervantes I became interested in astronomy while in the second grade. Within a few years, I read everything about astronomy that was available at the nearest three public libraries. In the third grade, I received a 2.5 inch refractor telescope which I used to follow (at least I tried too!) Apollo 8 and Apollo 11 to the moon. As a teenager, I remember calling the big city newspaper to see if I could get a copy of the Viking image that was published on the front page. Upon being told by the editor that the photo had been thrown away, I convinced him to search his waste basket to retrieve it. That evening, my family drove me eight miles to pick it up. I now enjoy sharing the planets, the Moon, and the Sun with others.
 

 

Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

 
   
Planet Patrol: A Family Astronomy Night
WonderLab, The Museum of Science Health and Technology

Solar Dynamics Observatory
Link Observatory

Space Trek Week
Wonderlab, The Museum of Science Health and Technology

International SUN-DAY
Feynman Observatory

Summer Star Party
Spring Mill State Park

 
 

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