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Astronomy Education Meeting in Kagoshima
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We would like to thank all of the participants for their discussion and communication. More than 40 participants from more than 10 countries came together and shared the ideas and the materials, including UNAWE, NASE, and many projects related to IAU Commissions C1 and C2. Japanese school teachers also presented their original materials and works. We also discussed the school curricula of astronomy in various countries and necessity of the comprehensive meeting on astronomy education in future.
Friday, 30 March, 2018, at Kagoshima University, and the optional tour to JAXA Tanegashima Space Center on the next day

Presentation of Graduation Theses, Department of Earth Science, Faulty of Education, Wakayama University
Venue: Earth Science Laboratory Room, Faculty of Education
Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
Program
13:30-13:40 Welcome talk / Tomita, Akihiko
13:40-13:55 Suga, Hiroki
Analysis of All-Sky Monitor Camera Images and Weather Forecast: For the Purpose of Astronomical Observation at Night
14:00-14:15 Maeno, Karin
Image Album Focused on Color and Emission Lines of the Nebulae: Using Image Archive System SMOKA and Image Processing Software Makali`i
14:20-14:35 Kiyohara, Shotaro
Observations of the Exoplanet by the Transit Method: Focused on Review of Exoplanet Research
14:40-14:55 Yamamoto, Kohei
Observations of the Exoplanet by the Transit Method: Focused on Observation Methods
15:00-15:15 Konda, Tomoya
Observations of the Exoplanet by the Transit Method: Focused on Data Analysis
Break: 15 minutes
15:30-15:45 Iwagami, Ryotaro
Awareness of Disater Mitigation of Local Residents around Aridagawa River Area and Proposal for Future Disaster Mitigation Action: Case Studies in Kojima, Onaka, and Taguchi Areas
15:50-16:05 Ozaki, Shohei
Disaster Mitigation Issues Repeated in Past Big Earthquakes and Proposal for its Solution and Action
16:10-16:25 Inoue, Daisuke
Evacuation Route Map for Tsunami in Onominato Area
16:30-16:50 A talk by professor Hisatomi, Kunihiko
(Prof. Hisatomi will retire from the university this March.)
16:50-17:00 Closing talk / Konomatsu, Masahiko
17:45- Wrap up party
at Aka-kara Hot Pepper web site (in Japanese)
"Kids Fun / Sky and Stars"
"White Dwarf Life"
White Dwarf Life
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