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On a Date with the National Park 2020—Stargazing in Shei-Pa

The Shei-Pa National Park Headquarters will be organizing two sessions of the Stargazing in Shei-Pa event at the Wenshui Visitor Center from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m on November 14, 2020 (Sat) and December 5, 2020 (Sat).

Online registration for the event will start at 9:00 a.m. on October 15, 2020. Please call: 037-996100 ext. 850, 851. The event is free of charge, with 150 slots available for each session. Interested members of the public are welcome to register.

In 1,560 CE, Tycho Brahe, at the time a law student at university, turned to the studies of the mysterious celestial bodies after being deeply impressed by a solar eclipse. He gave his planetary observation records before his death to his assistant, the German mathematician Johannes Kepler, who invented the laws of planetary motion, described with precision the orbits of the planets for the first time, and developed a modern model of the solar system.

Knowledge can lead to more learning and inspiration. For the event, astronomy experts will be invited to explain special astronomical phenomena, and telescopes will be used to introduce the participants to the autumn and winter constellations. Get ready to embark on an intellectual and mesmerizing exploration of the night sky.

On a Date with the National Park —Stargazing in Shei-Pa,two pictures.
On a Date with the National Park —Stargazing in Shei-Pa.

 

 

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