Public Lectures

From Jars to the Stars: How Ball Came to Build a Comet Hunting Machine

Published on January 26, 2011

Speaker:Todd Neff
Date:Wednesday, Jan 26, 2011
Time:7:30 p.m.
Location:LSTB Auditorium, 299

Seminar Abstract:

Join author Todd Neff as he delves into the history of the aerospace industry in Boulder County and in the US, told from the perspective of how Ball Aerospace Corporation came to be: from its humble University of Colorado beginnings to building a machine that could touch a comet. Todd will be available after the talk to sign copies of his new book. These may also be purchased at the event.

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