International Year of...

Hopefully you are aware that we are currently in the International Year of Physics. As Megan now mentions, 2009 could become the International Year of Astronomy to mark the 400th anniversary of the first use of the telescope to look at the sky. The Royal Astronomical Society are backing the proposal as well as the International Astronomical Union and Italy. It will be up to the United Nations General Assembly to agree.

Posted in astro blog by Stuart on Wednesday 19th Oct 2005 (22:21 UTC) | Permalink
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