The Dark Universe: Exploring the Mysterious Invisible Forces Rippling Through the Cosmos

The Dark Universe: Exploring the Mysterious Invisible Forces Rippling Through the Cosmos
2017 Event | 2017 | Brookhaven National Laboratory | 21 Montauk Hwy, West Sayville, NY, United States |

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Brookhaven National Laboratory

The Dark Universe: Exploring the Mysterious Invisible Forces Rippling Through the Cosmos

PubSci, Brookhaven National Laboratory’s science café and conversation series, is celebrating Dark Matter Day at the pub, with an event on October 24 entitled, “The Dark Universe.” The evening will include discussion and a Q&A with physicists and cosmologists on the mysteries of dark matter, including:

•  Why is the universe expanding faster and faster?
•  What is the invisible matter filling all the galaxies?
•  How do we search for something we can’t see?

All are welcome to come, join the conversation, and talk about science in plain language with:

•  Paul O’Connor, Senior Scientist, Instrumentation Division, Brookhaven National Laboratory
•  Neelima Sehgal, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Stony Brook University
•  Paul Stankus, Staff Physicist, Physics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Bluestone Tavern in West Sayville will provide a casual setting for a conversation on the mysterious invisible forces rippling through the cosmos. Admission is free, and seating is first come, first served. Menu and bar items will be available for purchase.

WHEN: 7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 24, 2017

WHERE: Bluestone Tavern, 21 Montauk Hwy, West Sayville, NY 11796

DETAILS: PubSci is a science café presented by Brookhaven National Laboratory’s Stakeholder and Community Relations Office. PubSci brings expert scientists to public venues to discuss cutting-edge topics and research in an informal setting.

About Brookhaven National Laboratory

To register for this event please visit the following URL: http://Register at https://www.bnl.gov/pubsci/ →

 

When & Where

  • Oct 24, 2017
  • 19:00 - 20:15
  • Location: Bluestone Cafe

    21 Montauk Hwy, West Sayville, NY, United States.

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