Seeing Stars: Sputnik and Space Exploration in the Media

October 3, 2015 -
7:00am to 9:00am

7:00 p.m.


Examine space travel - as reflected in the media - beginning with Sputnik, and moving backwards in time to see origins in classic literature, radio, film and television. Rediscover science fiction hits including '2001: A Space Odyssey', 'Star Trek' and 'Star Wars' and find out why they were so popular.


Presented by Patrick Lucanio, LCC Media Arts expert.  FREE to attend.


Afterwards, enjoy refreshments and stargazing with Science Factory telescopes, weather permitting.



Lane County Historical Society and Museum

740 W 13th Ave

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