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Paul Curnow: The Aboriginal night sky

Posted on: Mon 3 Jul 2017

Paul Curnow from the Adelaide Planetarium explains his presentation for RAAF Base Edinburgh’s NAIDOC week service.  What is the significance of the Aboriginal night sky?

Interviewer Helen Meyer   (Photo L to R = Major Sumner and Paul Curnow.  Photo provided by Paul Curnow July 2017)

 

Paul also invites Listeners to a special lecture at the University of Adelaide on 5.07.17 about the James Webb Space Telescope… the JWST.  NASA’s flagship astrophysics mission. Launching in late 2018, JWST will reveal a universe we have never seen before. JWST will be the premier observatory of the next decade, serving thousands of astronomers worldwide. It will study every phase in the history of our Universe, ranging from the first luminous glows after the Big Bang, to the formation of solar systems capable of supporting life on planets like Earth, to the evolution of our own Solar System.

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