December 6, 2011 - 11:30am
Prepare to be amazed with the grandeur and the glow of our Earth at night. Douglas Keeney will present Lights of Mankind: The Earth at Night as Seen from Space at the Library's St. Matthew's branch tomorrow, December 7th, at 7pm
It has been said that the night belongs to lovers. I suppose “said” is a subtle term – wailed as a raw and sexual anthem is perhaps more appropriate. Being the diurnal creatures that we are biologically meant to be, the nighttime has forever held an intoxicating allure...
September 26, 2011 - 10:39am
The International Space Station has become home to many new experiments, some of which include medicinal discoveries. Dr. Julie Robinson spoke at Idea Festival about some of the discoveries that have or might have benefited health care on earth.
Program Scientist for the International Space Station, Dr. Julie Robinson spoke at Idea Festival during an Idea Festival "Mash-up" event for all-access pass holders, sponsors and speakers only.
July 5, 2011 - 7:00am
Shuttle's final launch to be simulcast; kids' activities offered
As the space shuttle Atlantis makes its final journey this week, a free event at the University of Louisville will mark the end of NASA’s 30-year exploration program.
May 9, 2011 - 10:41am
Family-focused events celebrate astronomy
Want to get to know your celestial neighbors? The University of Louisville’s Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium and the Louisville Astronomical Society are giving earthlings of all ages the opportunity to glimpse the great beyond this coming Saturday, May 14 with stargazing, shows,...
July 29, 2012 - 7:04pm
Lecture to explore possibly infinite series of small universes
Want to get an idea of what infinity is and how we exist in it? This coming Tuesday, April 19, MIT physicist Alan Guth will talk about his variation of the Big Bang theory in “Inflationary Cosmology: Is Our Universe Part of a Multiverse?” at the University of Louisville’s Belknap Campus.Inflation...