"The Moon": a presentation

5 p.m. today in Chicago

The Chicago Council on Science and Technology will host a talk about near-term strategies for exploring the moon.

Learn more about Earth’s closest neighbor, the moon, during an event this evening, sponsored by The Chicago Council on Science and Technology.

Representatives from The Adler Planetarium and NASA’s Luna Institute will give a presentation followed by a question and answer session. They’ll discuss NASA’s near-term strategies for exploring the moon, as well as why those strategies can become a platform for the next generation of science.

The lecture will take place in the McCloska Auditorium at the Illinois Institute of Technology’s McCormick Tribune Campus Center, 3201 South State Street. Registration and a reception will begin at 5 p.m. The presentation begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door and $5 for students.

Learn more and register