Wednesday, September 27th at 7 pm at Rowayton Library, 33 Highland Avenue; co-sponsored by the RHS and Rowayton Library
We will be reading
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
Anyone alive in the eighteenth century would have known that "the longitude problem" was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day-and had been for centuries. Lacking the ability to measure their longitude, sailors throu...