The universe is thought to have originated some 138 million years ago in the enormous explosion (or explosive expansion) known as the Big Bang, and continues to expand today. Explore the history of the universe as revealed by modern physics. Limited to High School students and older. (Commentary in Japanese.)
When: Fri. 20 Mar. (nat. hol.) (18:30 - 19:30)
Where: Nagoya City Science Museum (名古屋市科学館) Planetarium "Brother Earth" (プラネタリウム「Brother Earth」)
Access: A 5-minute walk south from Fushimi Sta. (伏見駅, H09 / T07) Exit 5 on the Higashiyama or Tsurumai Subway Lines (地下鉄東山線・鶴舞線)
Participation: 700 Yen. Limited to 350 participants (High School students and older).
To apply, send a reply-paid post card (with the event name, date, your name, address, the number of participants in your group [maximum 5], participants' names, phone number, and return address and addressee section completed) to: 〒460-0008 Nagoya, Naka Ku, Sakae 2-17-1, Nagoya City Science Museum to arrive by Fri. 28 Feb. (address to: "March 20 - Night Planetarium"). (Applications other than by reply-paid postcard not accepted.)