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Special Event - Betelgeuse

Friday, February 21, 2020
7:30 p.m.-9 p.m.
Science Learning and Research Center (SLRC)

The supergiant star Betelgeuse has visibly dimmed so much over the past few weeks that it is now no longer the brightest star in Orion. If you are curious to learn more, come to the UM-Dearborn observatory tonight  for an informal star party!

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The University of Michigan - Dearborn Observatory


Carrie Swift

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