The wise observatory near Mitzpe Ramon will be open to the public next Thursday.
This is the one time a year you can get in to see and learn about the largest telescope in the country.
The program includes:
Between 17:30 and 22:30:
- Talks about current research topics in the observatory
- Guided tours in the observatory and around the different telescopes.
- Automated observations of various astronomical objects
- Observations through small telescopes
- Guided stargazing
For details see http://astroclub.tau.ac.il/openday2014/index.html