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Back by popular demand! Dr Ronnie McKenzie will talk about the fascinating world of meteors and meteorites. He will also have some beautiful meteorite specimens on show. Ronnie is a renowned and experienced meteorite expert and he has been interested in meteorites for over 30 years and has an extensive private collection. Ronnie is a civil engineer with a PhD in Water Resource Management.
Date: 22 August 2019
Time: 6pm for 6:30pm
Venue: Wits Origins Centre
Tickets: R65 Adults, R50 Pensioners/Wits Staff, R35 Children/Students. Buy tickets on webtickets.co.za (https://www.webtickets.co.za/EventCategory.aspx?itemid=1469734776) or at the door.
Date: 14 September
Time: 9am - 9pm
Venue: Museum of Military History, Johannesburg
Entry to museum: R20 - R45
All Aboard for Mars 2020: Members of the public who want to send their name to Mars on NASA's next rover mission to the Red Planet (Mars 2020) can get a souvenir boarding pass and their names stenciled on chips to be affixed to the rover. Sign up at go.nasa.gov/Mars2020Pass. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech.
Sky Guide Africa South 2019
The Sky Guide is the astronomical handbook for southern Africa, and is an invaluable practical resource for anyone who has even a passing interest in the night skies of southern Africa.
|Cost: R135 excluding postage.|
|Shows will be listed when we receive confirmation from the presenters.
Show dates will be posted subject to confirmation of soccer fixtures. We do not schedule shows when there is a clash with a match played at the stadium next door.
|Sat 24 Aug||10:30 a.m.||Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs]|
Space Travel show / Secret of the Cardboard Rocket: R40 per person
Children / Scholars / Students / Seniors R40
Groups (20+) R40 [pay in one lump sum, booking essential]