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Saturday, May 4 • 10:30pm - 11:59pm
Stargazing Astronomy Walk

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Stephen will take you on a guided tour of visible constellations and bright stars via naked eye and binocular observing.  His talk will cover both the cultural and the scientific, teaching your some of the mythologies surrounding particular constellations, how to navigate the night sky and identify stars, clusters and nebulae, and some of the amazing science behind the evolution of stars and galaxies.

Lively Q&A encouraged! Suitable for all ages.


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Stephen Mackintosh

Stephen Mackintosh is an Outreach Astronomer and Maths and Science educator. Through his business 'Highland Astronomy Tours' he hosts public and private stargazing events throughout the Highlands and further afield.  He leads astronomy outreach for the ’Star Stories’ programme... Read More →


Saturday May 4, 2019 10:30pm - 11:59pm
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