Don Mills Library: Astronomy at the South Pole

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

In a quest for ever-clearer views of the sky astronomers put telescopes in remote places, even in the middle of Antarctica. Professor Keith Vanderlinde of the Dunlap Institute talks about his work with the 10m South Pole Telescope and why he undertook an 11-month 'winter over' in Antarctica.

Who can attend: Everyone
Fee: Free
Registration: Not required
Organized by: Toronto Public Library 
Location: Don Mills Library Auditorium, 888 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, ON  M3C 1P6, 416-395-5710

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