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Fleetster Friday: Meet Pamela Truffa

It’s Fleetster Friday! Today we feature Bankers Hill resident and one of our amazing Managers on Duty (MOD), Pamela Truffa.

Comic-Con is coming to you!

Because you can’t have “science fiction” without “science” … The Fleet will be hosting THREE panels for our favourite event of the year: Comic-Con @ Home. This year, you get to experience the exciting panels from the comfort of your own couch—cosplay not required, but still encouraged!

Comet NEOWISE in our Skies!

Comet NEOWISE Rising over the Adriatic Sea. Image Credit & Copyright: Paolo Girotti

By Dr. Lisa Will, Resident Astronomer at the Fleet Science Center

There is a naked eye comet in our evening sky right now, Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE). Comets are small, mostly icy objects that orbit the Sun in highly eccentric orbits. When they near the Sun, they sublimate, meaning some of their ice is heated into vapor, causing the tails that distinguish comets in our minds.

Tech It Out: Artificial Intelligence

by Ana Valeria González, PhD. Student in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing

The Fleet Science Center Stands with Our Communities

The Fleet Science Center joins the communities of San Diego in expressing our heartbreak, outrage and anger over the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd.

Song of Fire and Ice Cocktail

by Andrea Decker, Fleet Science Center Adult Programs Manager 

Anatomy of a Virus

By Julie Medina, Fleet Science Center School Programs Manager