Mini Science 2009 Mini Science 2009

Description:

To Infinity and Beyond: Space, Stars and the Universe brings you the latest in space exploration by top McGill researchers and alumnus in this unique multi-disciplinary lecture series. The topic of Mini-Science 2009 is particularly appropriate – the United Nations having proclaimed 2009 the International Year of Astronomy (IYA2009) in commemoration of the first astronomical use of the telescope in 1609.


RecordingDateRecordingNameInstructorDescriptionWebcast  MP3 COOLCast MP3 WMV COOLCast WMV MP4 COOLCast MP4
01/04/2009 18:30Mini Science Episode 1Prof. Victoria M. KaspiNeutron Stars: Lighthouses of the Cosmos
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08/04/2009 18:28Mini Science Episode 2Prof. Matt DobbsAn Astronomer's Window on the Birth of the Universe
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15/04/2009 18:28Mini Science Episode 3Prof. Tracy WebbIsland Universes: The Nature and Origin of Galaxies
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22/04/2009 18:29Mini Science Episode 4Prof. Andrew CummingIn Search of New Worlds: The Discovery and Characterization of Exoplanets
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29/04/2009 18:30Mini Science Episode 5Prof. Robert E. Rutledge...in a Galaxy Far, Far Away: Measuring the Size of the Universe
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13/05/2009 18:30Mini Science Episode 7Prof. Wayne PollardExploring Mars on Earth: The Arctic as an analogue for Mars
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