Parkdale Library: Bob McDonald: An Earthling's Guide to Outer Space

Bob McDonald
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Bob McDonald has been the host of CBC Radio's Quirks & Quarks since 1992. He is a regular science commentator on CBC News Network and science correspondent for CBC TV's The National. Hear him discuss his new book, An Earthling's Guide to Outer Space.

Join Bob McDonald for a tour of our galaxy, as he unravels the mysteries of the universe and helps us navigate our place among the stars. Told through a captivating mix of stories, experiments, and illustrations, An Earthling's Guide to Outer Space is sure to satisfy science readers of all ages, and to remind us earthbound terrestrials just how special our place in the universe truly is.

Bob McDonald appears in conversation with South African cosmologist and Professor of Physics at the Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics in the University of Toronto, Renée Hložek.

Q&A and book signing to follow.

Who can attend: Everyone
Fee: Free
Registration: Not required
Organized by: Toronto Public Library
Location: 1303 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON