Update: We’re going to have giveaways from Brooklyn-based space fashion designers ShadowplayNYC, and Mary Alford of Ad Astra Arts will also have handmade astronomy-themed jewelry available for purchase!
We are back at the Way Station on August 14, and have we got a stellar line up for you! Astrophysicists will explain everything from what the smallest stars tell us about giant planets to how galaxies help us understand the entire Universe. Arrive early for games and giveaways!
Mind the Gap Between Planets & Stars: Stephanie Douglas (Columbia)
Galaxy Clusters: Tools for Cosmology: Camille Avestruz (Yale)
Using Supercomputers to Simulate State-of-the-Art Realistic Galaxies: Alyson Brooks (Rutgers)
All You Need is Light: Renée Hlozek (Princeton)
Games, Prizes, and Astro-tainment by DJ Carly Sagan!
7 – 9:30 pm
Thursday, August 14
Image credit: Galactic Outflows