Astronomy on Tap ATX #16: February 16 at The North Door

AoTATX just keeps growing! Our record crowd last time was awesome and to build on that we have another 3 amazing talks for y’all:

Lonely, Wandering Planets
Ultracool Tool (aka Dr. Trent Dupuy) will talk about host-less planets that don’t have a star to orbit.

Killer (and Some Not So Killer) Asteroids
Moondancer (aka Dr. Judit Gyorgyey-Ries) will discuss how afraid we should all be about killer asteroids (spoiler alert: not very).

Building the Universe in a Box
Starlord (aka almost-Dr. Jacob Hummel) will show some amazing movies of astronomical computer simulations and talk about how he and other astronomers try to build everything in the Universe inside supercomputers.

The North Door, 502 Brushy St., Austin, TX 78702

Tuesday, February 16, 7.30pm (trivia starts at 7pm)

As always, AoTATX is FREE and open to all ages!