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==============================================================1. Jocelyn Bell Burnell Lecture Tour ------------------------------------ The RASNZ Conference's guest speaker is Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, DBE, FRS, FRAS. At Whakatane she will speak about "Transient astronomy - bursts, bangs and things that go bump in the night". Dame Jocelyn will also be speaking at the following locations: 4 June Christchurch - 4pm, Room 701, Dept Physics & Astronomy, University of Canterbury. "Pulsars and Extreme Physics "; 8pm C2 Lecture theatre, University of Canterbury, Canterbury Astronomical Society and Royal Society of NZ Canterbury Branch joint meeting, "Reflections on the discovery of pulsars" 5 June Auckland - Auckland University, TBA 6-8 June Whakatane - RASNZ Conference 9 June New Plymouth - New Plymouth Astronomical Society, 7:30pm Peace Hall Lounge, Vivian St. opposite St Marys´. "We are made of star stuff" 10 June Napier - Napier Astronomical Society, 7pm Holt Planetarium, Chambers Street, Napier. "Black Holes, White Holes and Wormholes" 11 June Palmerston North - Horowhenua Astronomical Society, 6:30pm Te Manawa Main Museum Building, Palmerston North. "We are made of star stuff". 12 June Wellington - Royal Society of NZ, TBA Contact your local society where details TBA. -- Thanks to Orlon Petterson