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Odyssey Dramatic Presentation MERCURY - A RELATIVE PLANET

Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and due to the difficulty in observing it has been neglected over the years, yet this planet has helped change our view on the motions of the planets, nearly ruin the career of a famous astronomer and perhaps may hold the key to planetary formation. The whole history of the observation of Mercury is examined right up to the very latest images from the Messenger spacecraft. Illustrated with remarkable images, accompanied by music this presentation will forever change the way to think of Mercury.

Note: This event is not sponsored by The Planetary Society. The Society has no control over, or responsibility for, the content or operation of events sponsored by other organizations. All inquires should be directed to Chris Longthorn.


Odyssey Dramatic Presentation MERCURY - A RELATIVE PLANET
August 8, 2014, 7.15pm BST
Coventry & Warwicks Astronmical Society
Earlesdon Methodist Church Hall
Earlsdon Road South
Coventry, West Midlands CV5 6NF

United Kingdom


Please direct all inquiries about this event to Chris Longthorn at

Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound hosted at Coventry & Warwicks Astronomical Society. The presentation covers the history of the exploration of the Planet Mercury
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