Events

Due to COVID-19 all events are currently cancelled

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Public Talk

Dec 12, 2016

The Most Mysterious Star in the Galaxy

Tabetha Boyajian (Louisiana State University)

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Astronomy on Tap

Nov 16, 2016

The Outer Solar System: Pluto and Friends
Sarah Greenstreet (LCO/UCSB)

Classical Novae: Inside Out Stars Evolving in Reverse
Bill Wolf (UCSB)

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Public Talk

Oct 19, 2016

Einstein's Blunder Undone: Exploding stars, Dark Energy and the Accelerating Universe

Robert Kirshner (Harvard University)

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Astronomy on Tap

Oct 5, 2016

Dwarf Novae: The Hiccups of Vampire Stars
Matt Coleman (UCSB)

Project Starshot and DEEP-IN: Humanity's First Interstellar Missions
Phil Lubin (UCSB)

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Public Talk

Sep 21, 2016

Planetary Defense from Asteroids - Coming Soon to a Planet Near You

Edward Lu (Liquid Robotics)

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Astronomy on Tap

Sep 7, 2016

Bending Light to Find New Worlds
Rachel Street (LCO)

Explosions in Space! How to Catch a Supernova
Griffin Hosseinzadeh (LCO/UCSB)

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Astronomy on Tap

Jul 27, 2016

A Search for the Stolen Starlight
Haley Gomez (Cardiff University)

Jack Photon: A Story of Light
Edward Gomez (LCO)

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Astronomy on Tap

Jun 8, 2016

The Longest Time Ago in the Galaxy Farthest Away: Finding the First Galaxies in the Universe
Charlotte Mason (UCSB & UCLA)

Colors and Shadows: Discovering New Worlds Around Other Stars
Rob Siverd (LCO/UCSB)

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Public Talk

May 18, 2016

Science Searches for E.T.

Seth Shostak (SETI Institute)

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Astronomy on Tap

May 4, 2016

The Science of Star Wars and The Force Awakens.
Andy Howell & Chelsea Harris (LCO and UC Berkeley)

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Workshop

Apr 18, 2016

Robotic Telescopes in Education

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Astronomy on Tap

Apr 6, 2016

Intergalactic Groundhog Day: Rewatching a Supernova Through a Gravitational Lens
Curtis McCully (LCO/UCSB)

Catching Stars Being Town Apart by Super-Massive Black Holes
Iair ("ya-eer") Arcavi (LCO/UCSB)

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Astronomy on Tap

Mar 2, 2016

Stellar Surfing: Using Waves to See Inside Stars
Matteo Cantiello (UCSB)

Dark Energy and the Expansion of the Universe
Andy Howell (LCO/UCSB)