An Adventure at the Speed of Light

The second IAstro Júnior session of 2019, “An Adventure at the Speed of Light“,  will take place at the Porto Planetarium – Ciência Viva Centre, on the 16th of November, at 5:30 pm.

The researchers Pedro Palmeirim, João Lima and David Alves from Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), the Porto University and Lisbon University will tell us, in three short, simple and interactive presentations how stars are formed, how do they work and how can we study them using telescopes.

More information (in Portuguese) here.



1 hour

Free entrance


Activity is free of charge, but registration is required.


Porto Planetarium - Ciência Viva Centre
Rua das estrelas S/N
4150-762 Porto

How to get there

By car
GPS: 41.150716, -8.638462

By bus (Stop “Planetário”)
200, 204, 207, 209, 1M