Our April public talk will take place on Thursday, April 6 at 7
pm. Dr. Tyson Littenberg of UAH will be speaking to us about
"The Dawn of Gravitational Wave Astronomy."
In 2015 the Laser Interferometer Gravitational wave
Observatory (LIGO) made the breakthrough discovery of merging black
holes through the detection of gravitational waves. This talk will tell
the story of the detection, what new things it has taught us about the
universe, and what the new field of gravitational wave astronomy has in
LOCATION: USSRC Education and Training Facility The Education and Training Facility (ETF) is located just past Marriott when you are on your way to Space and Rocket Center. It is the brown building with USSRC and NASA logo on it.
The auditorium is straight ahead to the back of the building from the main entrance of the building. Google/Apple Map address is approximately: [ 5 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805. Google Map] Our thanks to USSRC for allowing us the use of the facility.