Cliffcrest Library: Common Misconceptions of the Universe

John Percy
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

People have deeply-held misconceptions about the most basic astronomical topics, such as the cause of the seasons. In this profusely-illustrated, non-technical presentation, some "heavenly errors" will be discussed, from everyday life, to exotic black holes, to the birth of the universe. Presented by Dr. John Percy, Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, in Astronomy & Astrophysics and in Science Education.

Who can attend: Everyone
Fee: Free
Registration: Begins August 1st. Please call (416) 396-8916 or visit the branch to register.
Organized by: Toronto Public Library
Location: 3017 Kingston Road, Toronto, ON

https://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMEVT408324&R=EVT408324