Lunchtime talk with Andrew Jacob: Observing the sea and sky

Observatory Hill is Sydney's highest natural vantage point, offering expansive views of the city, the harbour and the sky. In this insightful lunchtime talk, Andrew JacobCurator with the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, discussed the significance of this historic site, and its changing role in scientific history and research.


Andrew Jacob is Curator at the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences. His research interests include everything astronomical and astrophysical and their related histories. He has a particular interest in Australian astronomical history including the role of Sydney Observatory.

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Photo: Kurt Davies

When

Saturday 4 November 2017

Add to Calendar Australia/Sydney Lunchtime talk with Andrew Jacob: Observing the sea and sky Andrew Jacob discusses the site of Observatory Hill and its changing role in scientific history and research. Sydney Observatory, Millers Point

Where

Sydney Observatory, Millers Point

Admission

FREE - bookings essential