400 Years of the Telescope

Introduced by Michael Bennett

Thursday, 10 June 2010. at 7:00 p.m. at the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST), Villa Bighi, Kalkara. Members and their friends are invited to attend.

This documentary – a journey of science, technology and thought’ which was produced on the occasion of the International Year of Astronomy 2009, will be shown. It will be introduced by Michael Bennett who was involved in its production. Mr. Bennett will talk about recent programs in the US aimed at helping amateur astronomy clubs improve their public outreach efforts, and how similar programs might be effected in Europe.