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The cosmic tourist

Event

June
012014

14:30 - 15:30

Location

Hay Festival, Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay on Wye, HR3 5PJ

Overview

Public event with Chris Lintott and Jon Culshaw as part of the 2014 Hay Festival.

Dr Chris Lintott

Event details

We are surrounded by an astronomical zoo of familiar and curious objects, from asteroids and zodiacal dust to Alpha Centauri and the centre of the Milky Way. Chris Lintott discusses the many marvels of the cosmos with comedian and impressionist Jon Culshaw, and takes us on a tour of the universe.

Chris Lintott was one of the authors of The cosmic tourist, which was longlisted for the 2013 Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books.

Attending this event

Tickets for this event are available via the Hay Festival website.

Enquiries: Contact the events team.