An Evening with David Levy
A Nightwatchman's Journey: Adventures As A Comet Discoverer and Skywatcher
Friday, June 7 at 8 p.m., Doors Open at 7 p.m.
Lecture Hall 110, Instructional Centre
University of Toronto Mississauga
3359 Mississauga Road North (view maps)
Parking free in Lot 9 for duration of event
Join us for a lecture by astronomer and comet-discoverer David H. Levy. After the lecture, view the night sky with telescopes provided by the Royal Astronomy Society of Canada (weather permitting). Seats are first-come, first-served basis. Registation required below.
David H. Levy, an internationally renowned Canadian astronomer and science writer, is famous for his 1993 co-discovery of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9, which collided with the planet Jupiter in 1994. Levy has discovered 22 comets, and written more than 34 books. The asteroid 3673 Levy was named in his honour.
Sponsored by members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC).