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A visit to Lowell Observatory and meteor crater with Richard Jaworski, ASNSW

Friday 11 November 2011 - 8:00pm
Topic: A visit to Lowell Observatory and meteor crater
Speaker: Richard Jaworski, ASNSW
Venue: Epping Creative Centre - 26 Stanley Road, Epping
Abstract: In March of this year I had the opportunity to visit Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona as well as nearby meteor crater. This talk will look at the observatory, its instruments, achievements and the life and works of Percival Lowell and Clyde Tombaugh. I'll also give a history and tour of meteor crater, one of the most spectacular impact craters on the Earth.

 

Event Date: 
Friday, 11 November, 2011 - 20:00

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