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Philip Evans


Ambassador Since 2006

Comanche, Oklahoma 73529
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Biographical Information:


Photo of Ambassador Philip Evans Philip Evans has been interested in astronomy since the late 1950's. He holds a BS in Computer Science, a BA in Web Design, and an MA in Theology. Philip has worked on several military Satellite projects as well as the Pioneer 11 and Viking projects at JPL. He worked as a team member on the Voyager Project in Telemetry and Command Operations. Philip also worked as Operations Specialist at the Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory (MMT) and appeared in newspaper and TV spots about the MMT including Sir Patrick Moore's astronomy program on the BBC. He was co-observer on the discovery of a new class of variable stars. Philip believes that it is through public awareness and the involvement of youth in our space programs and astronomy that we will one day reach the stars!


Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

Cub Scout Astronomy Badge Night
Esperanza School

Grandview BBQ and Star Party
Grandview Farm

Science Discovery Day
Cameron Elementary School

Sidewalk Astronomy at Barnes & Noble
The Mall of Victor Valley

Young at Heart Connect Group
Youth Center


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