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Einstein’s Gravity Playlist

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until November 29, 2019

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until November 29, 2019

What are gravitational waves?  How are these ripples in space-time created?  Albert Einstein predicted there existence in 1916, and a century later, scientists detected these waves using incredibly precise laser technology here on Earth.  See the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and Lucia, a PhD student in physics, on an exploration of gravitational waves and their importance in helping understand the universe.

Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for Adults, $5 for UMaine Students/Veterans/Senior Citizens, and $4 for children under 12. Click here to view our calendar.

Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 207.581.1341, or at our ticket box office prior to the show.

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Date:
November 1
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Emera Astronomy Center
Phone:
581-1341
Email:
planetarium@maine.edu
Website:
astro.umaine.edu

Venue

Emera Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Rd
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Phone:
207-581-1341