Be an Astronomer and Tour the Rothney Astrophysical Observatory

Event Description: 

 Tour the Rothney Astrophysical Observatory and discover how the observatory collects and disseminates light from stars. Join Astro students Harlan and Solveig as they talk telescopes, astronomy and their research at the observatory. Learn how the RAO has one of Canada's largest telescopes and a telescope that hunts for asteroids and satellites and our CMT telescope which discovers new worlds orbiting distance stars. We are ready for all of your out of this world questions.

Meeting ID: 990 6661 4222

Passcode: 489738


Event Date: 
Tuesday, 12 October 2021 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
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