Guest Speaker



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9/9/2016, Friday

Guest Speaker Seth Shostak, Senior Astronomer

  • Special guest Dr. Seth Shostak, Senior Astronomer, SETI Institute – Friday afternoon Reception (tickets required)
  • The festival begins on September 9th at 7:00 PM with Keynote Lecture¬† by special guest, Dr. Seth Shostak of the SETI Institute.
  • After the Lecture we will be having laser pointer talks under the stars and observing of the night sky!

Please select a link below if you want to learn more!

2016 Fall Astronomy Festival UNH Lecture-Flyer

2016 Fall Astronomy Festival Reception Flyer

9/10/2016, Saturday

  • Festival opens at 10:00 AM

Saturday’s Activities include:

  • Games
  • Safe Solar Observing
  • Educational Talks
  • Science talks
  • Demonstrations
  • Raffle Drawings
  • AstroPanel Discussion with special guest Dr. Seth Shostak.
  • and more!


There is also the NEFAF Raffle! A special Thank you to Beswick Engineering and Oceanside Pacific Telescope for supporting our Raffle Prizes!



To learn more about Seth Shostak please check out this link where you can learn about his radio show, outreach projects and more!