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Stargazing with Cosmos
Thu 20 October 2016, 19:45 – 21:15 BST
Join the team from Cosmos Planetarium for a night of stargazing, using an array of telescopes and binoculars including our huge 18 inch Skywatcher Stargate Dobsonian! The evening includes the fantastic talk “Seven Wonders of the Universe” you can also handle meteorites and see rare fragments of space rocks from the Moon & Mars.
James L Greens’ “Seven Wonders of the Universe”
James is a physicist with 30 years experience in the nuclear and electronics industries, he’s is also a keen amateur astronomer and one of our ‘cosmic pilots’ in the planetarium. He spends all of his spare time looking up and marvelling at what is out there in the night sky! Join him on an amazing voyage of discovery as he counts down his seven favourite wonders of the universe.
In this fun and informative talk James will discuss everything from the secrets scientists have unlocked in starlight to amazing astronomical coincidences and much more.