Super Stellar Friday: “Black Holes – From Earth to the Center of Galaxies”
July 31, 2009 @ 12:00 am EDT
Over the age of the universe, black holes a billion times more massive than our Sun have built up in the centers of most galaxies, including our own Milky Way. Harvard University’s astronomy department chairman and senior radio astronomer Dr. James Moran will discuss these super massive black holes and speculate how the newest particle collider built in Europe could produce black holes here on Earth.
Recommended for ages 8+. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
$9 Adult, $6 Child (3-12), $8 Student/Senior. Free for Members. If General Admission is purchased earlier that day, program ticket is $3.