PARI Offers A Look At The Star Of Bethlehem
The public is invited to an astronomical look at the Star of Bethlehem (the Christmas Star) Friday, Dec. 21, at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI). The evening's activities will include a tour of the PARI campus and celestial observations using PARI's optical or radio telescopes.
The program is part of PARI's monthly Evening at PARI series and will feature a presentation by PARI astronomers Dr. Michael Castelaz and Dr. Bob Hayward. They will look at the biblical Star of Bethlehem from an astronomical perspective.
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