ISSET Space Symposium
Sep 18-19, 2010

ISSET Space Exploration Symposium

Guest Speaker:
Prof. Lawrence M. Krauss

Prof. Lawrence M. Krauss: a Foundation Professor in the School of Earth and Space Exploration and the Physics Department, Co-Director of the Cosmology Initiative and Inaugural Director of the Origins Initiative at Arizona State University. He is an internationally known theoretical physicist with wide research interests, including the interface between elementary particle physics and cosmology, where his studies include the early universe, the nature of dark matter, general relativity and neutrino astrophysics. He is also the bestselling author of The Physics of Star Trek.

20100918_lawrence_kraussDr. Krauss spoke three times as part of the ISSET Symposium this month. All lectures were free and sponsored in part by the RASC Edmonton Centre.

Friday Sep 17
University of Alberta
Cosmology as Science? From Inflation to Eternity
Science, Nonscience and Nonsense: From Aliens to Creationism to the Health of Democracy

Saturday Sep 18
TELUS World of Science – Edmonton
The Physics of Star Trek