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Con of Futures Past
Cedar Rapids Doubletree - October 16-18, 2015
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Saturday, October 17 • 10:00am - 10:50am
Is Pluto a planet?

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It is a new age for many of us. Our solar system only had 8 planets. However, with the latest images of Pluto beaming back to Earth, we are learning more about this dwarf-planet. Bill Johnson and Tom Ashwell share their thoughts about the International Astronomical Union's decision to demote Pluto.


Bill Johnson

Bill is one of the five Founding Members of ICON and a member of the original SF writing class taught by Joe Haldeman. Bill attended the 1975 Clarion Writers workshop with Greg Frost and Larry Martin. Joe Haldeman taught at this same Clarion (with Gay helping to keep them all under control). Bill has published numerous short stories and novelettes, beginning in 1976, and won a Hugo award in 1998 for Best Novelette with We Will Drink A Fish... Read More →

Saturday October 17, 2015 10:00am - 10:50am
Room #319 Cedar Rapids Doubletree, 350 1st Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids IA 52401

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