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“To All Who Are Inspired by the Beauties and Mysteries of the Mineral Kingdom”
“Laser Stimulated Fluorescence from Earth to Mars"
Presented by Mr. Tom Kaye
MSA May meeting is virtual via ZOOM.
CALENDAR ALERT: MEETING ON 3rd THURSDAY:
MSA’s May 20th program “Laser Stimulated Fluorescence from Earth to Mars" will be presented by Tom Kaye. Tom’s program will present exciting new technology helping locate fossils, view hidden properties of cave formations and existing fossils and its potential for Earth and planetary mining and exploration.
Tom Kaye is an independent researcher with the Foundation for Scientific Advancement. His primary areas of research are paleontology and astrophysics. He maintains his own personal analytical lab in Sierra Vista and currently runs two telescopes obtaining follow up data for targets of interest from the TESS space telescope. He was recently involved in the discovery of the first ever exoplanet around a white dwarf and has published numerous papers on soft tissue preservation in feathered dinosaurs.
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