Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology

Mt Pleasant Radio Telescope Observatory and Grote Reber Museum Open Day

Summary

Start Date

26th Aug 2012 10:00am

End Date

26th Aug 2012 3:00pm

Discovering the amazing world of radio astronomy and view the impressive 26m radiotelescope donated to UTAS by NASA, as well. Find out why radiotelescopes are important and why there are three radiotelescopes on site. The Grote Reber Museum is dedicated to the life and work of Grote Reber, the “father of radio astronomy, “ and features a theatre that shows space-related 3D movies and demonstrations.

 

Mt Pleasant Radio Telescope Observatory and Grote Reber Museum Open Day