Al Nagler : AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Posted 21 March 2013 - 04:09 PM
Al Nagler will give a lecture at the AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY April 5 th.
Al will cover how his childhood interest from a visit to the Hayden Planetarium lead to telescope making, a career in optics including designing the visual simulator to train the astronauts for lunar landing (a "giant eyepiece" covering the LEM spacecraft cabin), his experiences at events such as Stellafane, starting Tele Vue Optics and presenting the paths of telescope and eyepiece product development over the last 30+ years at Tele Vue.
Also a PDF version of the Astronomy article : “The Life and Times of Al Nagler” in the April issue. Is available on our website:
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Posted 24 March 2013 - 01:20 PM
Maybe on a Neil deGrasse Tyson podcast? It's a pretty long drive for those of us in the blue zone.
Considering the ‘big bucks’ he asks for speaking, he would probably want $5,000 for a pod-cast….. or at least a membership in the AMNH.
Posted 24 March 2013 - 06:31 PM