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Swaner looks to the sky

Submitted by the Swaner EcoCenter

Extrasolar intelligence in the universe will be the topic discussed by James M. Coburn of Utah State University's physics department during a talk at the Swaner EcoCenter on Nov. 14. (Photo courtesy of Utah State University)

The Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr. at Kimball Junction, will host James M. Coburn, from Utah State University’s physics department, for a talk on an extrasolar intelligence in the universe that will be followed by a Star Party with telescope viewing on the Swaner Pier on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Possible observation targets for the evening include: the moon, Albireo, the Pleiades and the Andromeda Galaxy.

The cost is free for EcoCenter members and $5 for others. To RSVP or for more information, call (435) 649-1767 or e-mail swanerecocenter@usu.edu .