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Directory of Ambassadors: William Higgins
William Higgins
William S. Higgins
Member Since 1999

Batavia, Illinois

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Biographical Information:

I'm an engineering physicist. My job is working on radiation safety at Fermilab, the particle accelerator near Chicago, but in my spare time I love to learn about spaceflight, astronomy, and planetary science, and to share my knowledge with others through speaking and writing. Our age will be remembered for centuries, for millennia, as the one that began to explore the Moon and planets with spacecraft. We are all part of this adventure.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Lesser-Known Travel Destinations of the Solar System
Troy Marriott

Assault on the Moon: Chasing Lunar Water
Capricon science fiction conv.

Rolling over Mars: NASA's Mars Exploration Rovers
Rotary Club of Geneva

Astronomy Workshop
Westin Chicago North Shore

Pluto: What Really Happened?
Sheraton Chicago Northwest

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

The Mars Earth Connection
University of Chicago

Ramble Around the Solar System With Us
Conclave 38 - Science Fiction Convention

Current News in Planetary Science and Astronomy
Windycon Science Fiction Convention

WindyCon: Sci Fi Convention

Space Seconds
Windycon Science Fiction Convention, Westin Lombard Yorktown Center

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Last Updated: 7 Aug 2017