The Extreme Universe: Traveller's Tales from Exotic Corner of the Cosmos: Winter 2024, Thursdays, 1:00-2:30 p.m. at Norris University Center

Shane L. Larson, Associate Director of CIERA, Research Professor, Astronomy, talks about some of these "Exotic Corners"- what they are, and how we know about them...


Earth is an idyllic and friendly place to live, with blue skies, rippling waters, and soft green hills. But the Universe beyond is vast beyond our ability to comprehend and filled with places and things that are exotic, dangerous, and strange. We’ll visit some of these places, explore what they are, and how we know about them.