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Palomar Telescope: Bridge to the Stars

Event Type: Adult Event
Age Group(s): Adults, All Ages, 13-18 years
Date: 8/22/2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Description:
 In 1921 no one knew about galaxies, quasars or nebulae. One man, with tenacity and his unbounded dreams,created the largest telescope in the world. The 200Ē Hale Telescope on Palomar Mountain took 20 years and 6 million dollars to build. And the universe hasnít been the same since. Presented by Mark Carlson.
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Location: Turrentine Room