A guided tour of the Exhibition : Discovering the Universe

15 Sep 2014
A guided tour of the Exhibition : Discovering the Universe.This exhibition shows how humans learned about our place in the universe: the development of Astronomy from ~300 BCE to the 1700s.

Visiting the exhibit, one can see how scientific knowledge developed, spread, and changed.

Arranged chronologically, it displays some of the Library’s valuable and rare books by Aristarchus, Ptolemy, Copernicus, and Newton. It is also enriched by items from the book collection, microforms, and video, as well as by Augmented Reality (AR).

Three sessions to choose from:

19 September Friday 12:30-1:00 Cantonese
29 September Monday 12:00-12:30 Cantonese
9 October Thursday 1:30-2:00 English

Library Special Collections Gallery

Look forward to seeing you at the tour.

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