Organized by Astronomical Community

Welsh Poster 2019
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Prof. Anny Cazenave: Climate Change, Ocean Warming, Land Ice Melt and Sea Level Rise
Prof. Donna Strickland: Generating High-Intensity Ultrashort Optical Pulses
Sensing Hidden Signals with Pulsars
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Pulsars, born after the splendid explosion of massive stars, are the most compact objects in the visible universe. Sitting on Earth, we receive regular pulses of light from pulsars.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to provide amazing views of the Moon, the planets and more!

Laboni Islam
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Join poet Laboni Islam for a special tour of The Moon: A Voyage Through Time, an exhibition that looks at the moon through the lens of art, science, and spirituality.
Keppler Spacecraft looking for planets by NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm

Graduate student Ari Silburt will be presenting about "Distant Earths". In recent years with the launch of the Kepler Space Telescope there has been a rapid explosion in the number of planets discovered outside our solar system.

A trip to Quantumland
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

What if I tell you that the world in the smallest imaginable scales has nothing to do with what we know?

How it all started
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Apparently "We are made of star stuff" so your beer contains chunks of the Big Bang explosion, doesn't it?

Seeing is believing
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
In a galaxy far, far away, a black hole and a big space rock walk into a bar.
Renée Hložek
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

By listening to the cold, dim hiss of the universe, we can learn about its fiery beginning. Prof. Renée Hložek's talk will focus on how cosmologists use microwave instruments to measure this birth-light.