Mars: Revealing the Secrets of the Red Planet

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Astronomy - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Saturday, August 3, 2019
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary
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Worcester Public Library
Saxe Room
3 Salem Square
Worcester, MA 01608
Cost: free
Description: Introduces the exploration of the red planet beginning with Percival Lowell's drawings of canals on Mars to H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds and into the modern era with NASA & ESA orbiting spacecraft, landers and rovers. Future landers and orbiting space craft will also be discussed.

Presented by the Aldrich Astronomical Society

Program courtesy of our Summer Reading Program sponsors.
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Phone: 508-799-1655x3
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Created: May 21, 2019 at 9:20 AM
Last Modified: June 17, 2019 at 3:31 PM

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