2019 Department News

The sound of science: Astronomy and Music come together for special presentation of The Planets


Using stunning images and video taken by NASA spacecraft, Laura Parker and Ralph Pudritz, both of McMaster’s Department of Physics and Astronomy, are teaming up with the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra’s composer-in-residence Abigail Richardson-Shulte for a special talk that will not only feature Holst’s orchestral suite, The Planets, but will also explore the scientific discoveries that are shedding new light on the planets in our solar system. Read more here.

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