Tuesday, April 25
doors @ 6:30pm;
show @ 7:30pm.
Franck Marchis (SETI Institute)
Kyle Story (recently of the South Pole)
Aaron Roodman (SLAC / Stanford)
Also: Astronomy in the News, and trivia (with prizes)!
Franck Marchis of the SETI institute will share will discuss whether the search for a sister Earth is science or fiction. Kyle Story will talk about his work on the South Pole telescope and share a few stories from his trips to the South Pole! And finally, SLAC scientist and Stanford Professor Aaron Roodman will share details from his hunt for dark energy. We'll also feature Astronomy in the News, with explanations of NASA's most recent exoplanet announcement and the upcoming solar eclipse! There will also be our standard trivia with prizes! Remember, space is always better with beer!