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Saturday, December 3, 2022

Mars in Movies – Astronomy Lecture & Night Sky Viewing

Talk in Steigerwald Hall, Saints Center @ 7 p.m.
Viewing at Observatory @ 8 p.m. (weather permitting)

The Red Planet is returning to our skies, visible rising in the east in the late evening. We’ll take a look at Mars through the lens of fiction, comparing depictions of Mars in movies to what we know from detailed observations. From the comedic to the dramatic, see how Mars shapes up to Hollywood expectations. Event is free and open to the public, no reservations required. Appropriate for all ages. For more information visit thomasmore.edu/observatory or facebook.com/tmuobservatory.

Event is free and open to the public, no reservations required.

Coming Soon January 2023
Talk in Steigerwald Hall, Saints Center @ 7 p.m.
Viewing at Observatory @ 8 p.m. (weather permitting)

Observatory events are free and open to the public. Appropriate for all ages. No reservations required. All ages welcome. Note masks will be required for the lecture.

For additional information contact: rylew@thomasmore.edu | Campus Map