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All About the Moon
Time: 4pm - 5pm
Location: Meeting Room B
Discover the wonder of the full lunar eclipse before the big night on January 21 and learn about Earth's only satellite with COSI's Chief Scientist, Dr. Paul M. Sutter.
And while you're at the library, visit the exhibit display - The Moon: Cosmic Decoder Ring - provided by the Center for Lunar Science and Exploration.
About the Presenter
For those who want to know how the universe works, Paul Sutter is a new, fresh voice in science communication. An astrophysicist, author, speaker, producer, and on-air host everywhere from podcasts to TV, Paul strives to bring science to new audiences. By breaking down formidable concepts, emphasizing the human and artistic aspects of the scientific process, and making science accessible with his characteristic conversational, humorous approach, Paul is the one and only Agent to the Stars!
An established scientist, Paul has authored over 60 academic papers on topics ranging from the earliest moments of the Big Bang, to the emptiest places in the universe, to novel methods for detecting the first stars. He received his PhD in Physics in 2011 as a Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellow, and prior to his current position he held research fellowships in Paris and Italy. He has given over 100 seminars, colloquia, and conference talks at institutions around the world. Learn more.
Hours
Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Fri

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sat

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sun

1 p.m. - 6 p.m.