AoT Santa Barbara on December 6th, 2017 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about the recent discovery of a neutron star merger through both gravitational waves and light. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and will have astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses for you. Join our event on Facebook for up to date details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are Duncan Brown from Syracuse University and Andy Howell from LCO and UC Santa Barbara.

When:

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on July 12th, 2017 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about dark energy and the science of Star Trek. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and will have astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses for you. Join our event on Facebook for up to date details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are AoT Austin founders Rachael Livermore and Jeff Silverman.

When:

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on June 14th, 2017 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about Las Cumbres Observatory, what it takes to run a worldwide telescope network, and about the underground hunt for dark matter . We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and will have astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses for you. Join our event on Facebook for up to date details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are LCO staff  Brian Haworth and Eric Saunders, and UCSB postdoc Sally Shaw.

When:

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on May 10th, 2017 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear asteroids and undead galaxies. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and give away astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses. Join our event on Facebook for up to date details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are LCO staff scientist Tim Lister and UCSC professor Kevin Bundy.

When:

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about double stars and how they may have ended the cosmic dark ages, and the upcoming American full solar eclipse. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and give away astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses. Join our event on Facebook for up to date details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are graduate student Ylva Gotberg from the University of Amsterdam, and LCO staff member and UCSB professor Andy Howell.

When:

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

 

AoT Santa Barbara on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at M8RX

What:

Join us for our one year anniversary special and hear astounding facts about the Universe from Las Cumbres Observatory and UCSB astronomers. Also, Las Cumbres Observatory director, Todd Boroson, will talk about what it takes to run a round-the-world 24/7 observatory to monitor the sky. We will have some VERY special prizes this time! Join our event on Facebook for updated details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s special event will include presentations by Curtis McCully, Sarah Greenstreet, Rachel Street, Charlotte Mason, Andy Howell, Todd Boroson, Nikolaus Volgenau, Etienne Bachelet, Griffin Hosseinzadeh, Tim Lister, Greg Salvesen and Iair (”ya-eer”) Arcavi.

When:

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on Wednesday, January 18 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about the mysterious fog surrounding our galaxy and about black holes. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and give away astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses. Join our event on Facebook for updated details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are Mike McCourt and Greg Salvesen (both are postdocs at UCSB).

When:

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017, 7:30-9:30p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on Wednesday, November 16 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about Pluto and its friends in the outer solar system and about classical novae – inside out stars evolving in reverse. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and give away astronomy posters and postcards as well as some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses. Join our event on Facebook for updated details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). This month’s speakers are Sarah Greenstreet (post-doc scientist at LCO and UCSB) and Bill Wolf (graduate student at UCSB).

When:

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016, 7:30-10:00p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX, 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara on Wednesday, September 7 at M8RX

What:

Join us to hear about bending light to find other worlds and how to catch a supernova. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and give away some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses. Join our event on Facebook for updated details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope (LCOGT). This month’s speakers are Rachel Street (staff scientist at LCOGT) and Griffin Hosseinzadeh (graduate student at UCSB and LCOGT).

When:

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016, 7:30-10:00p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX (formerly Blind Tiger), 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.

AoT Santa Barbara July Event

What:

Join us to hear about stellar dust and the journey of a photon across the Universe. We will also cover the latest astronomy in the news, and give away some of our cool Astronomy on Tap beer glasses. Join our event on Facebook for updated details.

Who:

The event is hosted by Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope (LCOGT). This month’s speakers are Haley Gomez (Professor at Cardiff University) and Edward Gomez (Director of Education Activities at LCOGT).

When:

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016, 7:30-9:00p. Doors open 6:30p.

Where:

M8RX (formerly Blind Tiger), 409 State St. Santa Barbara, CA.