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Big Astronomy — People, Places, and Discoveries

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

“Big Astronomy — People, Places, and Discoveries!” will take audiences to cutting-edge telescopes in the remote mountains of Chile and introduce the people who make sure these instruments operate day and night, unlocking the secrets of the universe. Explore ALMA, VLT, and the new Vera Rubin Observatory (formerly LSST) and how these incredible facilities are changing our view of the cosmos.

Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for Adults, $5 for UMaine Students/Veterans/Senior Citizens, and $4 for children under 12. Click here to view the calendar.

Tickets may be purchased online or by phone at 207.581.1341.

 

Details

Date:
October 16
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Versant Power Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Organizer

Versant Power Astronomy Center
Phone:
207.581.1341
Website:
https://astro.umaine.edu/
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