Coffee at the Cosmo on Thursday, April 15, is entitled, “You Rock My World:” Lunar Sample Collection and Transfer. It is at 9 a.m. at the Cosmosphere and is free and open to the public.
The Hall of Space Museum at the Cosmosphere displays a moon rock from Apollo 11, the first mission when man walked on the moon. Few rocks from that mission are available for viewing around the world.
Coffee at the Cosmo is an ongoing series of free presentations at the Cosmosphere. It’s the third Thursday of every month at 9 a.m. and is always free. Enjoy coffee and pastries, meet new friends, and learn something new.
The Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing patrons' knowledge of space exploration. Educating people from around the globe, the Cosmosphere boasts the Hall of Space museum, one of the most significant collections of U.S. and Russian space artifacts in the world; the Justice Planetarium, a dome-shaped classroom where attendees learn about astronomy; Dr. Goddard's Lab, a live demonstration of early rocket technology; the Carey IMAX® Dome Theater, one of the first ones built in the world; and summer astronaut training camps. For more information visit www.cosmo.org.