TPL Thought Exchange: Astronomy in the Antarctic

Vanderlinde_8672_270x270pxThe quest for ever-clearer views of the sky has driven astronomers to put telescopes in such remote places the centre of Antarctica.

The Dunlap Institute’s Keith Vanderlinde talks about the 10m South Pole Telescope and the science that convinced him to undertake this nine-month “winter-over.”

This Toronto Public Library Thought Exchange Talk is part of the Astronomy Adventures Around the World series.

 

Richview Public Library
1806 Islington Avenue
Toronto

April 24, 2014