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"Astronomical Alchemy" by Gordon Mackie (Caithness Astronomy Group)
5 November 2019
Starts: 19:15
Ends: 22:00

Chemist and amateur astronomer Gordon Mackie combines two of his main interests as a celebration of the International Year of the Periodic Table of Elements (IYPT 2019). After introducing the Periodic Table of Elements, the talk will concentrate on the astronomical processes that form the chemical elements, before finishing by discussing the significance of a small selection of the elements from an astronomy perspective. Recommended for age 15+




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Monday 11th November

Public & Members

Open Midday
Close 4pm

UHI Inverness Campus, An Lochran (Please park cars in the Main Car Park)

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CANCELLED. Raining and forecast for heavier

- Hosted observing of the transit of Mercury across the Sun through our specialised Club telescopes, and

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