Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

The View from the Center of the Universe

Joel R. Primack & Nancy Ellen Abrams
University of California at Santa Cruz

Thursday, September 13, 2007
7:30 PM @ Stirling D

Abstract:

World renowned cosmologist Prof. Joel R. Primack and writer/philosopher/lawyer Nancy Ellen Abrams will discuss recent advances in astronomy, show spectacular new videos, and frame a compelling new theory for understanding the Universe and our role in it. This lecture sponsored by the Physics Department and the Cave Fund is free and open to the public. Primack and Abrams are the co-authors of the recent best seller "The View of the Center of the Universe: Discovering our Extraordinary Place in the Cosmos" upon which this public presentation is based.