Bill Higgins

Bill Higgins in front of the Masters of Lightning at DucKonBill Higgins
Science Guest of Honor

Bill Higgins is an engineering physicist that works on radiation safety at Fermilab. In his spare time, he loves to learn about spaceflight, astronomy, and planetary science, as well as sharing his knowledge with others through speaking and writing. He says that our age will be remembered for centuries, for millenia, as the one that began to explore the moon and planets with spacecraft.

Bill Higgins contributes to Tor.com. He also enjoys playing the baritone ukulele and listening to Zeusaphones.

Friday (June 28)

7:00 P.M. Opening Ceremonies (Ravinia F-Main Stage)
8:00 P.M. Classic SF/Fantasy/Horror (Ravinia B)

Saturday (June 29)

10:00 A.M. Curiosity’s Journey Continues: NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory Rover (Ravinia A)

Sunday (June 30)

10:00 A.M. Vandals from The Void: Damaging Meteors from Chelyabinsk to Chicago (Ravinia A)
11:00 A.M. Beauty of Science (Ravinia A)
3:00 P.M. Closing Ceremonies (Ravinia F-Main Stage)