Date(s) - 18/11/2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Accounts of occasional celestial spectacular events in past centuries have provided crucial information for modern-day astrophysicists. One such example is the so-called Great Eruption of Eta Carinae which was for a time in the mid 19th century the third brightest object in the night sky.
Interpretation of the spectacular structure of this so-called supernova imposter would be hard without information from eye-witnesses of days gone by.
Gresham College Lectures
Gresham College is a charity and runs free public lectures. They are live during the day but there is the option to watch later. You do need to register but it’s easy to do so.