Space Awareness Webinar: Navigation through the Ages using astronomical instruments

Location: Scientix online meeting room
Organizer: Space Awareness
Type of event: webinar
Target groups: primary and secondary school teachers and students, educational authorities, researchers, etc.
Topic: space education
Theme: Navigation through the Ages

Primary and secondary school teachers are invited to learn about instruments used for astronomical measuring, but also about what makes astronomy fun and engaging from someone who is very passionate about the subject: “Knowing about worlds and stars out of reach by decoding light and by carefully plotting the celestial movements is like tantalising puzzle which triggers humility for the universe and a certain awe of the human brain.”

The webinar will take place in the Scientix online meeting room on Wednesday 22nd June 2016 at 13:00 Central European Time. After registration, you will receive an e-mail with instructions. NB: Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis!

Register now by filling out the application form!

The webinar will be held by Vincent Verhoeven, an educator with the UGent Observatory Armand Pien with a passion for all sort of distance measurements that can be done by careful observation and innovative thinking.

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