Mysteries of the Dark Universe
Public Lecture by Rocky Kolb (University of Chicago, Astronomy & Astrophysics)
Ninety-five percent of the Universe is missing! Most of the mass and energy in the Universe are in mysterious forms called dark matter and dark energy. Unlocking their secrets will illuminate the nature of space and time and connect the quantum with the cosmos.
Refreshments will be available starting at 6:30 PM.
About the Speaker: Edward W. Kolb (known to most as Rocky) is the Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics and the Dean of the Division of Physical Sciences at the University of Chicago, as well as a member of the Enrico Fermi Institute and the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics.