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PostPosted: December 30th, 2014, 4:05 pm 
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Commercial companies now have a cargo-delivering presence in orbit around the Earth. As NASA breaks ground, becoming first on the Moon (and probably to Mars and perhaps an asteroid), commercial outfits follow tentatively with ideas of orbiting tourist spots and privately-funded research.

On 30 January at 7:30pm, Highland Road Park Observatory Center Supervisor Tom Northrop will present "Commercial Space Exploration". The talk is free admission and is intended for those fourteen and older.


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PostPosted: July 23rd, 2015, 3:53 pm 
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Tom Northrop will give an updated version of his "Commercial Space Exploration" presentation tomorrow night, 7:30pm at the Highland Road Park Observatory. There is no admission fee; the talk is aimed at a general adult audience.


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PostPosted: September 27th, 2016, 3:20 pm 
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Tom Northrop will give an updated version of his "Commercial Space Exploration" presentation on Friday 1 October, 7:30pm at the Highland Road Park Observatory. There is no admission fee; the talk is aimed at the general adult population. I spoke to Tom earlier today and he was excited with the changes he has made; new graphics and pictures not seen by his previous audiences have been incorporated.


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