Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 9:00pm
On the weekend of April 28-30, 2017, developers, makers, engineers and entrepreneurs will take on NASA-designed challenges, creating solutions that range from silly to serious, fantastical to feasible.
Professor Keith Vanderlinde talks about his work with the 10m South Pole Telescope, and the science that convinced him to undertake an eleven-month "winterover" position working on-location with the telescope.
Perimeter Institute: Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space: Janna Levin Public Lecture
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
More than a billion years ago, two black holes collided. In the final second of their long life together, the black holes banged out a rhythm like mallets on a drum, creating gravitational waves – ripples in the shape of spacetime.