To spread knowledge about astronomy in Qatar, the Library, in cooperation with the Qatar Calendar House, is hosting a series of astronomical lectures. During these lectures, we will explore the emergence of astronomy and its various specializations and developments. Then, we will learn about the different characteristics of celestial bodies and the phenomena that can be monitored from the surface of the Earth, such as eclipses, convergence and conjugation.
This event will be conducted online via Microsoft Teams.
Date: 8 – 29 September 2021
8 September: Introduction to Astronomy
15 September: Astronomy - The Celestial Bodies (Session One)
22 September: Astronomy - The Celestial Bodies (Session Two)
29 September: Astronomy - Meteorology and astronomical phenomena
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Target Audience: High school students, teachers and public
Seats are limited, please click the button below to register.