The cosmos is too vast for us to comprehend - from the backyard of our solar system, which spans hundreds of millions of miles, to the Milky Way galaxy, and beyond to the cavernous voids of deep space. Dr. Casey will share some of the remarkable recent strides in studying distant realms of the Universe, what implications this has for our cosmic origins, and what challenges lie ahead in solving its most elusive mysteries as well as the quest for life in the cosmos.
Cool Activities: 5:30 - 6:40 pm
Talk with Q & A: 7:00 - 8:15 pm
Hot Science – Cool Talks provides a front row seat to world-class research. Presented by the Environmental Science Institute this nationally recognized series allows leading researchers from Texas and other prominent universities to share their passion for science, technology, engineering and math with the general public.
Friday, February 15 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm
San Jacinto Residence Hall (SJH), Multipurpose Room
309 21ST ST E, Austin, Texas 78712