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Speaker - Ian Ridpath

Ian Ridpath (Photo by Max Alexander)Ian Ridpath (Photo by Max Alexander)

Ian has been a full-time writer, broadcaster, and lecturer on astronomy and space since 1972. Previously he worked at the University of London Observatory and in publishing. He is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society (Council member 200407), as well as a member of the Society of Authors and of the Association of British Science Writers. Ian runs his own desktop publishing system for producing books and magazines and is the author of well over 40 titles as author or editor including several recent editions of the classic Norton's Star Atlas.

For more background on Ian see his website.

Date Talk at GAS meeting
4 Mar 2010 Pictures in the sky