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Astro Night

Thu, May 4, 2017

Abstract This May the Fourth, we recognize that the best use of Astronomy is to answers questions about STAR WARS. Questions like: What are your odds of successfully navigating an asteroid field? What's the wattage of a planet-destroying laser? Why do you need hyperspace to escape the clutches of the Empire? Where's the best place in the galaxy to recreate Luke's famous twin …

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Cosmology Seminar

Tue, Apr 25, 2017

1:10 pm (Cosmology/ BCCP)  Rychard Bouwens, Leiden  Campbell 131  Extremely Low-Luminosity Galaxies in the Early Universe: New Horizons for Hubble, Spitzer, and the James Webb  By combining the power of gravitational lensing magnification from massive galaxy clusters with long exposures from the Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes, the Hubble Frontier Fields …

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Colloquium

Thu, Apr 20, 2017

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Cosmology Seminar

Tue, Apr 18, 2017

Weekly Cosmology Seminar hosted by Berkeley Cosmology, Astronomy, and BCCP.

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TAC Seminar

Mon, Apr 17, 2017

Weekly TAC Lecture Series

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Colloquium

Thu, Apr 13, 2017

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Department Lunch Talk

Wed, Apr 12, 2017

The Department Lunch Talk series is a weekly event that features three 20 minute talks presented mainly by local scientists of any level to present their work to a broad spectrum of the department and usually includes one short talk by the astronomy colloquium speaker of the day.  Subjects can include personal scientific research, reporting on other work appearing in journals, education and public outreach efforts, science policy, and professional development issues.

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Astro Night 4-6

Thu, Apr 6, 2017

Sasha Tchekhovskoy (UCB)

Astro Night is a free stargazing and lecture event open to the public. Held on the first Thursday of the month (during select months, as weather permits), members of the public are invited to take part in guided stargazings using our fleet of telescopes, including our 17-inch telescope located in our roof-top observatory, in addition to attending a lecture from one of our many researchers. Official date may vary to accommodate weather conditions.

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