APOD Editor to speak in New York

Dr. Robert Nemiroff, a creator and editor of the Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD), will present a free public slide show this Friday, November 7, at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. The show will feature his choices for the most spectacular NASA, APOD, and space images, as well as interesting bits on the science and stories behind them. The hour show will begin at 6:15 pm in the People Center, near the Kaufmann Auditorium, best accessed from the 77 th street entrance. The event is sponsored by the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York. No tickets are required.