Events Calendar

Next Event: Open Night on 23 September 2017

Visitors at an Open Night

Speaker: Prof. Ian Glass

Title: Sir David Gill – the Scottish astronomer who put South Africa on the astronomical map

Venue: SAAO, Cape Town

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October 2017
28 October 2017, 20:00 Lesedi, the first telescope with an African name
14 October 2017, 20:00 Dying stars in 3D
September 2017
23 September 2017, 20:00 Sir David Gill – the Scottish astronomer who put South Africa on the astronomical map
9 September 2017, 20:00 SAAO technology advancement from 1970s till 2017
August 2017
30 August 2017, 20:00 Cassini Discoveries from Saturn and its Moons” by Prof Michelle Dougherty
26 August 2017, 0:00 The end of the Universe – “Crunch”, “Fizzle” or “Rip”?
12 August 2017, 20:00 Exploring the atmospheres of the planets beyond our Solar System
July 2017
22 July 2017, 20:00 If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the Universe
8 July 2017, 20:00 How do we measure the size, weight and age of the Universe?
June 2017
24 June 2017, 20:00 Exploring the Universe through deep radio continuum imaging
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