Presented by John Andrews, New Jersey Astronomical Association
John will present a history of astronomical oddities that have captured the press and led the populace deliberately or mistakenly down the wrong path of thinking. Included in this discussion will be The Jupiter Effect, Martian Canals, The Great Moon Hoax of 1835, The Apollo Moan Hoax, The Letter of Toledo, the War of the Worlds radio broadcast, and the 2012 End of the World predictions.
This program is free and open to the public. Registration is requested. Call (732) 356-0043 to sign up or click on http://www.libraryinsight.net/eventdetails.asp?jx=jbp&lmx=200109 to register online.