Passing of Sir Patrick Moore

It is with sadness that we note the passing of Sir Patrick Moore.  Sir Moore, astronomer and friend of science education, passed away at his home at the age of 89, surrounded by “close friends, carers, and his cat, Ptolemy.”

For more information, please visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20657939 .

In addition, please enjoy the astronomy show on BBC that Sir Moore hosted for more than 50 years: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006mk7h.

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Research Geophysicist with the US Geological Survey.
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