Leading NASA researcher comes to Whangarei
Dr Natalie Batalha is an astrophysicist at NASA Ames and senior researcher of the Kepler Space Telescope. Her work has led to the discovery of thousands of planets around nearby stars and extends to the new James Webb Space Telescope due to launch in October 2018.
She will delver a public lecture sponsored by the Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand's Beatrice Hill Tinsley Lecture Trust on Saturday October 7 in Whangarei.
Dr Batalha was named One of Time's 100 most influential people in April 2017.
Details and Bookings for this event will be available from August 14, please check back to ensure your seat as we expect the will be a great deal of interest.