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october, 2019

thu17oct3:00 pm4:00 pmPlanetarium: Two Small Pieces of Glass3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Compton LibraryAudience:Family,TeensCategories:My Brother,Science & Mathematics,Space and the Night Sky

Time

(Thursday) 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location

Compton Library

240 W Compton Blvd, Compton, CA 90220
310.637.0202

Event Details

Learn the history of the telescope from Galileo’s modifications to a child’s spyglass, using two small pieces of glass, to the launch of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. Aiming to engage and appeal to audiences of all ages, the show explores the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. This film will be shown in our fulldome digital planetarium.

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