Knowing the date and time is a question that is tightly tied up with astronomy, combined with some history, politics and a bit of physics. This talk will give a summary of how the calendar and clock we have today has changed from ancient times right up to 2016.
Lecture - Weds 2nd Nov - Dr David Malone (NUIM) "How we tell the time"
Doors open about 7.15pm. There is free parking available on the campus in the evenings. Admission Free, including light refreshments. We are located in the Bell Theatre, Department of Mathematics and Physics, QUB - details here......
With thanks to the Astrophysics Research Centre, QUB, for assistance with this event.