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2011 Hamilton walk Dunsink, Dublin

Walk is open to second level students, third level students, general public etc. Anybody interested in coming on the walk needs to call Fiacre O'Cairbre at (01) 7083763 in order to obtain important information about the walk and also to book a place on the walk.
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  • Location: Dublin
  • Audience: Family
  • Audience: General Public
When Oct 16, 2011
from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
Where Dunsink Observatory Dublin
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Contact Phone (01) 7083763
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The walk commemorates Hamilton's famous creation of a strange new number system called Quaternions on the banks of the Royal Canal on October 16, 1843. Quaternions now play a fundamental role in computer games and animation, special effects in movies, space navigation, engineering, physics and many other areas