Researchers’ Night 2006 in the Czech Republic
Prague, Brno, Ceske Budejovice, Pilsen and Ostrava
Centre for Administration and Operations of the Academy of Science of the Czech Republic (contact: Premysl VELEK firstname.lastname@example.org ), University of South Bohemia, Brno University of Technology, Institute for Sociology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Institute of Chemical Technology Prague, National Museum, Regional Technical Museum, Czech Astronomical Society
Science and Literature : “literary cafés”( Prague, Brno, Ostrava) “how did I become a researcher?”: researchers explain the books that have been influencing them in the choice of their career, read some extracts, and discuss face to face with the audience
Dig into the tunnel! ( Prague)night visits of the historical tunnel (16 th century), and discover more about Prague minerals and stones with geologists…
Chose your star: the researchers of the Academy of Science : debates with artist researchers, exhibition of their works, concert by researchers musicians, face to face with researchers, refreshments…or
The stars above (Astronomical Institutes): observationsof binaries, star clusters; nebulae, galaxies. and visit the Safarik Museum (historic documents and instruments), the two historic cupolas of the Observatory, the biggest telescope in the Czech Republic and many other amazing instruments …several astronomical institutes all over the area will open their doors on their so far hidden treasures…
Stars in the sky, stars in library, stars from the earth… a triple stars journey in the Czech Republic!