Date(s) - Wed, Apr 12 2017
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm CET
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Event Website: http://www.der-orion.com/yuri
Naturhistorisches Museum Wien
Maria Theresien Platz
ESA-astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is this year’s star guest at Yuri’s Night!
We will also talk to Dr. Gudrun Wanner from Albert Einstein Institute of Hannover about gravitational waves and to spaceflight-journalist Andreas Weise about his latest findings in Russian spaceflight history.
The Austrian Space Forum will award it’s Polar Star Prize to a special person dedicating his or her time and efforts to further public knowledge of space and spaceflight.
The Vienna Natural History Museum will exclusively open the special exhibition “The beginning of it all” about the big bang and cosmic microwave background radiation. The museum’s digital planetarium will also be open to Yuri’s Night visitors.