Thursday, June 18th: The Future of Telescopes

    Date: 06/18/2015

    Time: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    Location: The Way Station (683 Washington Ave., Brooklyn)

    Price: Free

    For over four hundred years astronomers have been building ever bigger and better telescopes with which to explore the Universe. From the simple spyglass telescopes have become incredible feats of design, engineering, and technology. Learn about the future of telescopes on Earth and in space with Astronomy on Tap at the Way Station on Thursday, June 18!

    What & Who:

    Big Glass on the Ground
    Prof. Kelle Cruz (CUNY/AMNH)
    The New Sky (LSST)
    Dr. Federica Bianco (NYU)
    All About ALMA
    Prof. Michal Simon (Stony Brook)
    James Webb Space Telescope
    Dr. Naved Mahmud (Rice University)
    Games, Prizes, and Astro-tainment by Brooklyn’s Friendly Neighborhood Astronomer!

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