The Laboratory Astronomy meets AIESEC at the Observatory
The Laboratory of Astronomy participating in the celebrations for the 80th aniversary of the Department of Physics of the University of Thessaloniki collaborates with the International Conference "Global Youth 2008", which is organized by the AIESEC Office of the University of Thessaloniki, within the framework of the Student's Week of the University,invites you in a public event, which will take place on Thursday 15/05/2008.
Details of the event:
21:00–22:00: Public talk by J.H. Seiradakis, Professor of the Section of Astrophysics, Astronomy and Mechanics of the Department of Physics of the University of Thessaloniki:
"Communicating with intelligent life in other planets"
(The talk will be given at the lecture room "Vassilis Xanthopoulos" at the Observatory of the University of Thessaloniki)
22:00-: A tour of the night sky of Thessaloniki
During the tour (if the weather is clear) a series of observations of the Moon, planets and other astronomical objects, e.g. galaxies, stellar clusters, etc, can be marvelled through the 20-cm refractor of the Observatory. In addition, there will be the oportunity for discusions with the members of the Laboratory about the recent developments in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science.Download the full program of the meeting Global Youth 2008