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Science Behind Iconic Space Images

Jan 25, 2013

Physics Professor, Dr. Esteban Araya will present, "Science Behind Iconic Space Images" on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Physical Sciences Library. Come and enjoy a tour through space and time, from Earth to the edge of the observable universe using iconic images from ground-based telescopes and space missions. We will discuss a sequence of images that exemplify some of the greatest accomplishments and scientific discoveries in the areas of Solar System exploration, galactic and extragalactic astronomy, and cosmology.

This presentation is part of the Art and Self Perception event series coordinated by University Libraries. Please contact University Libraries' Administration Office at (309) 298-2762 with any questions.

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