GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON
Meeting Number 1458
John Wesley Powell Auditorium, Cosmos Club, 2170 Florida Ave NW Wednesday, January 11, 2012; Refreshments 7:30 pm; Meeting 8:00 pm
Ved Lekic, University of Maryland — Imaging the bottom of tectonic plates.
Andrew Beck, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution — Petrology of Diogenite Meteorites and Implications for the Geology of Asteroid Vesta.
Sean Solomon, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institute — The Geology, Geochemistry, and Geophysics of the Planet Mercury: Latest findings from MESSENGER.
73% of 2011 GSW members have renewed for 2012. We are looking for the other 27%. If you have not already done so, renew your 2012 GSW membership. Paper notices mailed in early December. You can also renew online at <http://gsw.minsocam.org/2012Renewal.html> (paying by MasterCard, Visa, Amex, Discover, or by PayPal, you will need the e-mail address GSW has fopr you, and your GSW member number).
Future meetings: 2012: Jan 11, Feb 1, March 14 & 28, May 9.
GSW Website: <http://www.gswweb.org>
Wikipedia page <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geological_Society_of_Washington>