AoT-CU: The History of Astronomical Telescopes with Jon Thaler – January 18, 2018

Telescopes have been our gateways to the cosmos for more than four centuries. For 2018’s first Champaign-Urbana Astronomy on Tap we’ll be talking about the History of Astronomical Telescopes with Professor Jon Thaler from the University of Illinois Physics Department.  Bring your questions, and join us for pizza, beer, and the universe on Thursday, January 18 at 6 pm at Pizza M in Urbana, IL.

This event is hosted by the University of Illinois Department of Astronomy. Everyone is welcome to this free event. For more information, email or contact us via Facebook or Twitter, or find us on

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