CBC Television Network

Astronomy Today

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1959

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Sunday afternoons at 3:30 PM from May 24 to August 16, 1959

This 30 minute program featured images from the Dominion Astro-Physical Observatory in Victoria, B.C. It featured a lecture on astronomy by Professor F.A. Kaempffer from the University of British Columbia. The series focussed on contemporary knowledge of the cosmos while putting past theories into context.
Producer: Gene Lawrence

Written by John Corcelli – February, 2005