Evalyn Gates: Origins Science Scholars On Campus "Einstein's Telescope"

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Dr. Gates lead us into the world of Einstein's telescope, where a radical new technique known as gravitational lensing allows scientists to use space itself as a telescope. The warps and dimples in Einstein's audacious description of space and time act as a giant cosmic lens allowing people to see the invisible. With Einstein's telescope, we find planets around other stars, magnify distant galaxies into view, map out dark matter, trace the imprint of dark energy on our expanding and evolving cosmos and maybe answer the question, “What is the universe made of?”

Evening Schedule:
5:30 – Coffee and cookies
6-7 – Lecture
7-8 Catered dinner

To register for OSS events, go to http://www.siegallifelonglearning.org/origins-science-scholars.html

For more information on OSS, call Lori at 216-368-4257

The Origins Science Scholars program began on campus in 2009 and has become a favorite venue for Cleveland area folks interested in or curious about cutting edge science with topics changing every semester and ranging from the beginning of the universe, to the origin of the earth and solar system, to the origin and evolution of life on earth, the human mind and consciousness, and evolution and human health.
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By: Institute for the Science of Origins

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