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Wed 26 October 2016, 18:30 – 20:00 BST
Shining from a distant time when man looked to the heavens for guidance and truth, star stories from tribal people reveal the moral imperative for life on earth. For modern astronomers, light received from distant corners of the cosmos tells its own tale about the origins of our Universe and our place within it.
A session devoted to the observable facts and mysterious fictions of star lore, with storyteller Linda Williamson, harpist Mio Shapley and staff from the Royal Observatory Edinburgh.