Galaxies

Carnegie Lecture - Hubble’s Troublesome Constant

Date: 
Mon., Oct. 5, 2020
4 p.m.–5 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Carnegie Science Livestream
Event Notes: 
Free
Add to Calendar 10/05/2020 04:00 PM 10/05/2020 05:00 PM America/Los_Angeles Carnegie Lecture - Hubble’s Troublesome Constant Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/carnegie-lecture-hubbles-troublesome-constant The Huntington - Carnegie Science Livestream
 

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.

This lecture will be livestreamed at 4 p.m. (PDT).

Image credit: NASA/JPL