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Astronaut Dyson visits campus

Former postdoctoral chemistry scholar at UCI shares insights on science, space and what it takes to be an astronaut.

March 1, 2011

03/07/2011

Arnold & Mabel Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences & Engineering (bldg. 80, grid C4 on campus map)

07:00 p.m.

Tracy Caldwell Dyson, a former postdoctoral chemistry scholar at UC Irvine, returns to share her experiences living and working aboard the International Space Station for six months. This is a wonderful opportunity for the public, including children 10 and older, to see an astronaut in person and learn firsthand about science, space and what it takes to be an astronaut.