Mysteries of Science: What’s in Space?
Wednesday, November 17, 2004
Presented by the 92nd Street Y and the New York Academy of Sciences
Speaker: Carter Emmart, Director of Astrovisualization at the American Museum of Natural History
We are proud to announce the first in a series of lectures that will be presented as part of a partnership between the 92nd Street Y and the New York Academy of Sciences.
Stars, planets, nebulae, galaxies, solar systems, black holes, red giants, antimatter. What’s it all about? One of the most captivating gateways for public interest in astronomy comes from the stunning images that are produced by ground- and space-based telescopes. Learn the differences and what we’ve uncovered about space and its structure. Discover with Carter Emmart, Director of Astrovisualization at the American Museum of Natural History, what is still a mystery since the Hubble Telescope was launched in 1990 .
New York Academy of Sciences members pay $24.