The Universe is shrouded in mystery yet through the Centuries, mankind has slowly unravelled many of its dark secrets. Mark Thompson: Stargazer reveals the hidden nature of the Universe, brought to life with mind-blowing demonstrations.
Best known for co-presenting the BBC’s popular, Stargazing LIVE, Mark Thompson is sought after for taking complex scientific concepts and bringing them to life in an engaging and entertaining way.
He is a frequent broadcaster, appearing on The One Show, The Alan Titchmarsh Show, and many news networks. His book A Down to Earth Guide to the Cosmos was a hit and, having lectured at the Royal Institution and National Astronomy Meeting, Mark is no stranger to entertaining and informing big audiences of both professional astronomers and the general public.
Come along if you want to learn more about the mysteries of the Universe from the ‘People’s Astronomer.’
When: Saturday 28th February
Where: Armagh Planetarium
Suitability: Public – All Ages
Times: 12:30pm and 3:00pm
Duration: 60 minutes
Booking: Phone the Planetarium on 028 37 523689
Pre-Booking is essential as there is a limited number of tickets
(Article by Kerry Scullion, Education Support Officer)