Fog/Mist
34°FFog/MistFull Forecast
Chicago Cubs Commemorative Soft Cover Book

Event to feature NASA solar system ambassador

Published: Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

SYCAMORE – A NASA solar system ambassador will discuss the future of American spaceflight at a Northern Illinois University event Tuesday.

Joel Knapper will discuss “The Future for American Manned Spaceflight” at an NIU STEM Cafe from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Jane Fargo Hotel, 355 W. State St., Sycamore, according to a news release.

Knapper is a volunteer who spreads information about space discoveries and the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

STEM Cafes are monthly casual events geared toward adults. They are free, although food and drink can be purchased at the Jane Fargo Hotel’s restaurant.

– Daily Chronicle

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Daily Chronicle.

Reader Poll

Where will robots and artificial intelligence have the largest effect in the next decade?
In the home
In manufacturing and industry
Driving vehicles
Other