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Astronomy on Tap NYC 133: Celebrating Black History Month

February 20 @ 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM EST

Free

Join us for the 133rd Astronomy on Tap NYC event, and the next in our monthly series at Pete’s Candy Store! Astronomy on Tap is fun and informative, with professional scientists and educators plus games, prizes, and a bit of learning while drinking.

This month, we celebrate black excellence in science with a Black History Month event featuring two excellent speakers:
•Lev Parsons, Rutgers PhD Candidate, on his work using sulfur to understand Mars’ ancient climate.
•Marcus Dormena, AMNH Education, on why black holes are not scary.

Co-hosted by Astro on Tap’s MC Tycho Brewhaha, aka Brian Levine, and Biology on Tap’s MC Solo-gin Brown, aka Hampton Humber, we will have trivia for prizes after the talks. Doors open at 6:45pm, event start at 7pm SHARP. Arrive early to get your seats, grab a drink, and settle in for science talks, trivia, prizes, and fun!

Details

Date:
February 20
Time:
6:45 PM - 8:15 PM EST
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.petescandystore.com/calendar/

Organizer

Astronomy on Tap NYC
Email
astroontapnyc@gmail.com

Venue

Pete’s Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
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