Course at a Glance

February 28
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka

The Sun as a Star


With Mark Bailey

Get an overview of the latest discoveries about our Sun and how it fits into our galactic neighborhood. We will discuss how our sun represents the overall story of stars and stellar processes and our steadily evolving discoveries about our neighboring stars and their systems of planets.

Thurs., Feb. 28 • 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka

$20 • Class #: 27169

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Mark Bailey

Mark Bailey

Mark Bailey is a longtime science instructor who has taught multiple topics over a 30 year career in science education. He has also taught several OLLI classes. His subject areas of expertise include Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Geology, Biology and Natural History, European Prehistory, and Classical Mediterranean History with a Greek and Roman emphasis. He has taught every grade level in the sciences from kindergarten to graduate level college courses and emphasizes the latest up-to-date topic matter. He has extensively traveled throughout the world with an eye towards natural history and historical explorations.