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Wigtown Book Festival: Rab Wilson & John C Brown

  • County Buildings Wigtown Book Festival Wigtown, Newton Stewart DG8 9JH (map)

Which Scotsman inspired Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity? Which planet is one-third made of diamond? Discover the answers to these questions and more from the Astronomer Royal for Scotland, John C Brown, and poet Rab Wilson, NTS Scriever in Residence at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. They talk about their unique guide to the universe, Oor Big Braw Cosmos, which unites science and art to convey the beauty of our cosmos.

Tickets are £7 and are available from the Wigtown Book Festival events page here.

Earlier Event: 6 October
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Later Event: 1 November
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