The Eclipse of a Generation — Don’t Get Left Out of the Dark
TIME: 9:30 am Lecture | NEW Sky Station LIVE after
PRICE: FREE with paid admission to NEW Sky Station LIVE. Reservations are required, though. SOLD OUT!
FREE “Eclipse of a Generation” Presentation in conjunction with NEW Sky Station LIVE delivered by Dr. Angela Speck, Professor and Director of Astronomy at the University of Missouri, Columbia. On Saturday morning, March 11th – starting at 9:30 am, Dr. Speck will give a presentation on the total solar eclipse coming on August 21, 2017 – the first solar eclipse across the Midwest in nearly a century and the first to be seen from Missouri in several centuries. Dr. Angela Speck, professor of astrophysics and director of astronomy at MU, will explain why solar eclipses happen and how to observe them safely. Appropriate for all ages.