Past Events
LIGHT comemoration
exhibition and conference
International Year of Light
4 july 2015

On July 4, the Luz Museum opens to the official celebrations of the International Year of Light, with an open day dedicated to the theme...

Opening and welcoming by the Museu da Luz/EDIA, SA

The International Year of Light Elizabeth Silva, UNESCO National Commission
The importance of light in today's societies Teresa Peña, president of the Portuguese Society of Physics
Soils and light: solutions for a sustainable use Maria José Roxo, university Geography professor FCSH-UNL

Coffee break

Lentils&Light Miguel Proença, photographer, doctoral FBAUL
The Light and the Cosmos, a tale of enchantment Rosa Doran, president of NUCLIO and chair of the Galileo Teacher Training Program
Cosmic Light: beyond the bulb Pedro Russo, Leiden University/ International Astronomical Union

Opening of the exhibition Cosmic Light. Beyond the bulb

Dinner at sunset at the Monte dos Pássaros, by the lake

Guided tour of the skies of Luz with telescope

Free admission.
Free bus round trip to Lisbon, subject to prior registration until July 1st (departing at 13h). Dining at sunset at the Monte dos Pássaros subject to prior registration and payment. Support Núcleo Interactivo de Astronomia
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