MEDIA ADVISORY: MU’s “Cosmic Conversations” Continues With Discussion of Cultural Interpretation of Constellations

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 7:00pm

Room 120, Physics Building

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This month’s “Cosmic Conversations” will focus on how different cultures view the sky. In his lecture, “Connecting the Dots,” Nick Parmley, a graduate of the MU Department of Physics and Astronomy and a graduate student in the College of Education at MU, will discuss how various cultures incorporate constellations into their beliefs and philosophies.