Our next meeting:


Tuesday May 21 2013

JJ’s Bistro

3447 Waialae Avenue in Kaimuki (between 9th and 10th Avenues)

Social/dinner hour from 6 pm: talk starts 7 pm

Everybody welcome: no admission charge

Note that JJs is BYOB, but Tamura’s liquor store is right across the street.


Dr Karen Meech

UH Institute for Astronomy

The Red Planet.....Mission to Mars



The allure of Mars for the possibility of life has intrigued the public imagination ever since we could see details on the surface in telescopic views. Dr Meech will review some of the most interesting Mars discoveries from past and current missions, and present some exciting images and science currently coming from the Mars Science Laboratory’s Curiosity rover.