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Name and Address:

Bruce D. McClure, PO Box 152, Norwood, NY 13668-0152 Telephone: 315-353-2990, e-mail:

Planetarium Presentations:

Performed starlab planetarium shows all along the East Coast with Mobile Ed Productions, Inc.
Public presentations at the State University of New York Potsdam planetarium


Write scripts for StarDate and Earth and Sky, nationally syndicated radio programs.
Articles in national publications: Amateur Astronomy, Astronomy and Sky & Telescope magazines; Mountaineer Skies and North American Skies newsletters. More regionally: Adirondack Life magazine and Watertown Daily Times
Self-published works include Trigonometry for Children and two coloring books: North Cirmpolar Constellations; Star Arcturus:Ghost of Summer Sun, a Stellar Halloween Adventure Story

Educational Programs:

Teaches stargazing astronomy for the SOAR program at the Potsdam State University planetarium
Numerous hands-on science programs at local nature centers, libraries and schools
Summer 1999:hosted the Long Lake Star Festival at Long Lake, NY; funded by a NY State Arts Council grant
Summer 1998:Misty Mountain Mathematics Conference at Paul Smith's College, Paul Smiths, NY: an exhibit to educators displaying how sundial and sextant wizardry turns mathematics into dectective work and outdoor fun

Astronomical Adventures:

Autumn & winter 1979: Appalachian Trail: observing firsthand the age-old constellations showcasing the natural rhythms of a clock & calendar
August 1999: Earned Celestial Navigation Certification from the School of Ocean Sailing and Navigation, Portland, ME
June 1999: Southern Skies Star Party at Lake Titcaca, Bolivia, South America: Aymara Indian star lore

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