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Know Your Night Sky: Astronomical Unit

March 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

$15
Nasa Venus Transit Astronomical Unit

Did you know Captain James Cook’s journey to New Zealand helped us figure out the distances between Earth and distant stars? From Artisachus and Ptolemy to modern scientists, the Astronomical Unit tells the fascinating history and methodology of one of science’s first steps at understanding the vastness of the universe.

SPACE PLACE / MONDAY, 11 MARCH / 7PM – 8:30PM (Doors 6:45PM) / $15

Details

Date:
March 11, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$15
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Venue

Space Place at Carter Observatory
40 Salamanca Road, Botanic Gardens
Wellington, New Zealand
Phone:
04 910 3140
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Organiser

Museums Wellington
Phone:
+64 4 910 3140
Email:
museumtours@experiencewellington.org.nz
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