Science Festival Public Program: Abrams Planetarium: How We Observe Our Universe
Arranged by: Shannon Schmoll, Director, Abrams Planetarium, MSU
Show premiere at 7 pm: “Chasing the Ghost Particle”
Talk at 8 pm by: Tyce DeYoung, Associate Professor of Physics & Astronomy, MSU
Free and open to the public.
Date: Friday, 20 Apr 2018, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: Abrams Planetarium
Target audience: All ages.
Description of program:
At 7:00 pm, join us for the premiere of “Chasing the Ghost Particle” about the Ice Cube neutrino telescope in the depths of the Antarctic ice, followed by a short star talk.
Afterwards, at 8:00 pm, we'll host a public talk and Q&A with Professor Tyce DeYoung who works with Ice Cube. Hear about the work being done there and what it's like to work in Antarctica.