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.
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.
Join us at the Ontario Science Centre for our monthly Solar Observing on the TELUSCAPE observing pad. This is the area in front of the Science Centre's entrance. We use specialized telescopes that are safe to aim at the Sun.
CITA Sackler Lecture: Einstein’s Waves: New Cosmic Sounds
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
One century following Einstein’s prediction of spacetime disturbances and gravitational waves, the laser-enabled special detectors LIGO achieved the most accurate measurement ever made by humans across science and engineering and reveal