Thirty Meter Telescope Talk + Telescope Viewing

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Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory says
Dr. Warren Skidmore will present “The Thirty Meter Telescope. The Next Generation of Ground Based Telescope. What, Why and How” at 7:00pm on Friday, November 20th
Dr. Skidmore is a Research Scientist with the Thirty Meter Telescope Observatory Corp in Pasadena CA. He is making a special trip to Nashville to update the scientific community and the public on the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) Observatory construction activities in Hawaii, the exciting scientific questions that drive the building of a giant telescope, how the observatory is designed to support a range of scientific studies, and the engineering solutions that have been developed to overcome the problems of constructing and operating a giant diffraction-limited observatory.

Following the talk, THE SEYFERT TELESCOPE WILL BE OPEN FOR VIEWING, weather-permitting.

Cost: $6.27 per person ($5.00 admission plus $1.27 online handling fee). NO TICKETS SOLD AT DOOR and NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. EACH PERSON MUST HAVE THEIR OWN RESERVATION. RESERVATIONS CAN BE MADE HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/talk-by-dr-warren-skidmore-the-thirty-meter-telescope-what-why-how-tickets-19178070124

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