POOR PLUTO: Astronomy Updates and Misconceptions
The University of the Philippines Astronomical Society will have its second Alternative Classroom Learning Experience (ACLE) for this academic year on February 4, 2009 (Wednesday) from 1:00 pm to 5:00pm.
Mr. Frederick Gabriana, one of the founders of the U.P. Astronomical Society and now an instructor at the Rizal Tecnological University (RTU), is the guest speaker for today’s topic, POOR PLUTO: Misconceptions and Astronomy Updates.
The lecture includes the latest news in Astronomy and the explanation behind Pluto’s demotion as one of the major planets in the Solar System. It will also tackle some misconceptions in Astronomy like Mars and Moon Hoax, Galactic Eclipse, Truth behind the Apollo Lunar Landings, Astronomy is the same with Astrology and etc.
As an added bonus, Constellation bookmarks will be given away for those who will attend :).
See you there!