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Public Show-When the Universe Was Young

When the Universe Was Young

Early Universe in Deep Space

 

We are the first generation of humans to know what our universe was like

at the very beginning.

Less than 100 years ago people thought that our galaxy was all there was and that it had never, ever changed. We have since come to realize, whether we like it or not, that our galaxy is just one of at least hundreds of billions of galaxies in a universe that has been changing constantly since it began almost 14 billion years ago. Join us to explore how we understand what it was like when the universe was young.

 

Free of charge and suitable for all ages. 60 minute running time, with time for questions at the end of the presentation. Please note that the show will begin on time, with no late entrance permitted.

 

SHOW TIMES AND DATES:


Sunday January 4          2:00 p.m.
Tuesday January 6            7:00 p.m.
Thursday January 8          7:00 p.m.
Sunday January 11        2:00 p.m.
Tuesday January 13          7:00 p.m.
Thursday January 15        7:00 p.m.
Sunday January 18       2:00 p.m.
Tuesday January 20          7:00 p.m.
Thursday January 22        7:00 p.m.
Sunday January 25       2:00 p.m.
Tuesday January 27         7:00 p.m.
Thursday January 29       7:00 p.m.
Sunday February 1        2:00 p.m.
Tuesday February 3         7:00 p.m.
Thursday February 5       7:00 p.m.
Sunday February 8        2:00 p.m.
Tuesday February 10        7:00 p.m.
Thursday February 12      7:00 p.m.

Sunday February 15      2:00 p.m.

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