To mark the seventh orbit-versary of the very first Astronomy on Tap event in NYC, satellite locations around the world are merging to ignite a 7 hours for 7 orbits astro-vaganza of content from across the globe. Tune in to the Astro on Tap HQ youtube channel to enjoy a variety of talks, live Q&A, games, and other surprises! bit.ly/AoTotC.
Learn about: Black Holes, Astrobiology, Radio Astronomy, Exploding Stars, Spiders from Mars, NASA missions, Space Telescopes, Aurora on Alien Worlds, Dark Matter, Dark Energy, General Relativity, Exoplanets, Cosmology, the Harvard Computers, Science in the Movies, Ocean Worlds, Galaxies, Supermassive Black Holes, the Vera Rubin Observatory, and of course, Astronomy in the News!
Presenters include: Ewine van Dishoeck, Iair Arcavi, Alan Roy, Stephanie Juneau, Liam Perera, Meg Schwamb, Sandra Unruh, Chris Lintott, Sarah Hörst, Matthew Pryal, Nathalie Ouellette, Renée Hlozek, Niall Deacon, Katie Mack, Ashley Pagnotta, Joe Bramante, Jacob Luhn, Andy Howell, Christine Ray, Jessie Christiansen, Alex Riley, Joe Burchett, Megan Donahue, Andres Plazas-Malagon, plus DJ Carly Sagan and a special guest star!
FINALLY – LINKS TO SEGMENTS WITHIN THE SHOW!
00:01:54 Trailer by Rachael Livermore with music by Jason Achilles Mezilis
00:07:00 DJ Carly Sagan on The Cosmology of AoT
00:32:20 AoT Satellite Greetings
00:33:18 Dr Eleni Vardoulaki TEAM EU Intro
00:34:41 Prof Ewine van Dishoeck: Under one Sky
00:50:54 Prof Iair Arcavi: Astronomy: What is it good for?
01:07:37 Dr. Alan Roy: Space Sounds
01:18:52 Dr. Stephanie Juneau: Black Hole Powered
01:33:35 Dr Rocco Lico: Musical Intermission from Greenfinch Sound Project
01:37:28 Dr Rachael Livermore: TEAM EU Intro
01:39:06 Liam Perera: A Microbe’s Guide to Space Travel
01:49:06 Dr Meg Schwamb: Spiders from Mars and more tales from Martial South Pole
02:03:28 Sandra Unruh: QuizzyQuiz AstroNews
02:18:08 Prof Chris Lintott: Orion’s Armpit
02:32:18 Stellar Mark (Mark Richardson) & Nik “Star Man” Arora: TEAM Canada/East US Intro
02:36:03 Prof Sarah Hörst: The Dragonfly Mission to Titan
02:52:33 Matthew Pryal: Auroras and Magnetic Fields on Alien Worlds
03:05:22 Dr Nathalie Ouellette: Unveiling the Universe with the Webb Telescope
03:22:08 Prof Renée Hlozek: Dark Matter and Dark Energy in the Universe
03:34:47 Dr Niall Deacon: Twenty Worlds Q&A
03:37:05 Prof Katie Mack: The End of Everything
03:54:06 Prof Ashley Pagnotta: The Harvard Computers
04:07:48 Prof Joseph Bramante: Dark Matter & Exploding Stars
04:22:12 Jacob Luhn: Gravitational Lenses
04:35:05 Rebecca Larson (AoT ATX) & Dr. Cameron Hummels (AoT LA): TEAM Central/West US Intro
04:37:09 Dr. Andy Howell (AoT SB, Science vs Cinema): How do you talk to an alien?
04:51:31 Christine Ray (AoT SATX): The Search for Life on Ocean Worlds
05:04:11 Dr. Jessie Christiansen: The Exoplanet Wheel of Death
05:18:55: Alex Riley (AoT BCS): Astronomy in the News
05:31:31 AoT LV Shoutout Video
05:33:33 Dr. Joe Burchett (AoT SC): Gas in Galaxies
05:47:48 Prof. Megan Donahue (AAS): Supermassive Black Holes in the Center of Galaxies
06:00:22 Dr. Andrés A. Plazas Malagón (AoT Trenton & AoT STL): Introducing the Vera C. Rubin Observatory
Rapid Fire Talks
06:16:14 Logan Pearce (SpaceDrafts): What’s SETI Up to These Days?
06:19:38 Sarafina Nance (Drunk Science): What Happens to Stars When They Die?
06:22:32 Rose DF (ASU): Is There Intelligent Life Elsewhere in the Universe?
06:26:40 Taylor Hutchison (Unique Scientists, AoT BCS): Who Clears the Cosmic Fog?
06:29:56 Jason Achilles: Can we Hear Sound on Mars?
06:35:00 DJ Carly Sagan Thank Yous
06:45:00 DJ Carly & Bobak Ferdowsi play Name That Moon!
Special Thanks to Kate Storey-Fisher for preparing a talk about Isaac Newton’s quarantine that we ended up not airing – watch this space foer her AoT debut!
Astronomy on Tap is a worldwide constellation of public outreach events in which professional astronomers give entertaining presentations at a local bar on topics of a broad interest in astronomy and astrophysics. Now that we’re at home on the couch, make sure you bring your own beverage, and your brain!