100 Hours of Astronomy Registered Events: FRANCE
Stargazing in Aix-en-Provence: Aix en Provence, France

Organiser: Planetarium Peiresc

Event Date(s): January 10, 2019

About: The Aix-en-Provence’s planetarium will give a conference (in French) entitled “Voir le Canigou depuis notre région”.
On this occasion, the start-up Unistellar will demonstrate an industrial prototype of its revolutionary light-amplified digital telescope.

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Measuring the circumference of the Earth: Lafrançaise, France

Organiser: eTwinning

Event Date(s): January 10-13, 2019

About: The students of the schools participating to the eTwinning project "Eratosthenes 2019", will measure shadows at solar noon. This collaborative measure will lead to the calculation of the circumference of the Earth.

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ContactEric Vayssié

L’exobiologie ; où et comment chercher la vie dans le système solaire ?: Paris, France

Organiser: Société astronomique de France

Event Date(s): January 11, 2019

About: Conférence mensuelle de la Société astronomique de France. Intervenante : Caroline FREISSINET – Astrobiologiste LATMOS (CNRS / Université Versailles Saint- Quentin-en-Yvelines)

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ContactMaria Curlin