Lecture at Bruce Museum: “Exoplanets”

Exoplanets

Please join fellow astronomy buffs for a ecture with Dr. Nicholas Chamberlain Stone on Sunday, April 12, 3:30-5:00pm at  The Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive in Greenwich.

The lecture is hosted he Astronomical Society of Greenwich  and admission is free.

Exoplanets are planets that orbit stars beyond our solar system.  Astrophysicist Dr. Stone will discuss the most exciting findings of exoplanetary research, techniques used to search for exoplanets; the many types of exoplanets; recent findings that are revolutionizing our understanding of planetary systems; and scientific efforts to answer the eternal question: are we alone?

Dr. Stone earned his PhD in Astronomy & Astrophysics at Harvard University, has given numerous lectures, authored scientific papers, participated at astrophysics conferences in the U. S. and overseas, and was recently awarded an Einstein Fellowship by NASA.

For further information http://astrogreenwich.org/news-link/


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