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The Christmas Star

December 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 19, 2021

Sundays – December 5, 12 & 19 at 2:00 pm

Over the years numerous people have tried to explain the appearance of the Star of Bethlehem, as described in the Bible and other historical texts of the time. What was the Christmas Star? Could it be explained as an exploding star, a comet or some other natural celestial phenomena? Explore a variety of scientific explanations for the Star of Bethlehem in this family friendly program at the planetarium.

Details

Date:
December 5
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Website:
https://astro.umaine.edu/

Organizer

Shawn Laatsch
Phone:
(207) 581-1341
Email:
planetarium@maine.edu
Website:
http://astro.umaine.edu

Venue

Versant Power Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Drive, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Phone:
(207) 581-1341
Website:
https://astro.umaine.edu

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