Perimeter Institute: A Conversation With Katie Mack (ONLINE)

Katie Mack
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

In a special live webcast on May 6 at 7 pm ET, theoretical cosmologist and science communicator Katie Mack — known to her many Twitter followers as @astrokatie — will answer questions about her favourite subject: the end of the universe.

Mack, who holds a Simons Emmy Noether Visiting Fellowship at Perimeter, will give viewers a sneak peek at her upcoming book, The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking). She will then participate in a live “ask me anything” session, answering questions submitted via social media.

Mack is an Assistant Professor at North Carolina State University whose research investigates dark matter, vacuum decay, and the epoch of reionization. Mack is a popular science communicator on social media, and has contributed to Scientific American, Slate, Sky & Telescope, Time, and Cosmos.

The live webcast will be posted on this page and on Perimeter’s YouTube channel.

Who can attend: Everyone
Fee: Free
Registration: Not required
Organized by: Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics