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CANCELED - Carnegie Lecture - Hubble’s Troublesome Constant

Date: 
Mon., May. 18, 2020
7 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Rothenberg Hall
Event Notes: 
EVENT CANCELED
Add to Calendar 05/18/2020 07:00 PM 05/18/2020 09:30 PM America/Los_Angeles CANCELED - Carnegie Lecture - Hubble’s Troublesome Constant Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/canceled-carnegie-lecture-hubbles-troublesome-constant The Huntington - Rothenberg Hall
 

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Dr. Chris Burns, Research Associate, Carnegie Observatories, covers the history of Edwin Hubble's Constant, a type of unit that measures the expansion of the universe, and how astronomers are trying to pin down its precise value. A brief musical performance begins at 7 p.m., and the lecture starts at 7:30 pm.

This lecture will be livestreamed.

Image credit: NASA/JPL