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ANCIENT STONES AND COMETS

September 6, 2016 → 11:30 am12:30 pm

£2 - £4

Prof. Mark Bailey, Emeritus Director of Armagh Observatory, outlines evidence for the arrival of a giant comet around 20,000 years ago. Could its later reappearances have been a motive for ancient societies to erect astronomically-linked stones?

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Date:
September 6, 2016
Time:
11:30 am ─ 12:30 pm
Cost:
£2 - £4
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Venue

Pickaquoy Centre, Kirkwall