December 3 Dinner meeting (James Green)
Title: What’s going on out there?
Dr. James Green
NASAA Planetary Science Division Director
Dr. Green received his Ph.D. in Space Physics from the University of Iowa in 1979 and began working in the Magnetospheric Physics Branch at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) in 1980. At Marshall, Dr. Green developed and managed the Space Physics Analysis Network that provided scientists all over the world with rapid access to data, to other scientists, and to specific NASA computer and information resources. In addition, Dr. Green was a Safety Diver in the Neutral Buoyancy tank making over 150 dives until left MSFC in 1985.
We will get a guided tour of the solar system along with a short history of NASA plus future objectives.