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Monday, October 27, 2014

TAC Seminar

Seminar: TAC Seminars | October 27 | 12-1 p.m. | B1 Hearst Field Annex


Philipp Moesta, CalTech

Department of Astronomy

Thursday, October 30, 2014

From Shocks to Resonances: Formation of close-in Super-Earths and Mini-Neptunes

Colloquium: Astronomy Colloquia | October 30 | 4:10 p.m. | 2 LeConte Hall


Hilke Schlichting, MIT

Department of Astronomy


Recent observations by the Kepler space telescope have led to the discovery of more than 4000 exoplanet candidates consisting of many systems with Earth- to Neptune-sized objects that reside well inside the orbit of Mercury, around their respective host stars. How and where these close-in planets formed is one of the major unanswered questions in planet formation. I will present recent results...   More >

Saturday, November 1, 2014

The Lawrence Hall of Science Gala: Inspiring Young Minds

Reception | November 1 | 6:30-9:30 p.m. |  Lawrence Hall of Science


Randy W. Schekman, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Berkeley; Renel Brooks-Moon, Public Announcer, San Francisco Giants

Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)


Unleash your inner child and treat your inquiring mind to an imaginative Gala benefitting the Lawrence Hall of Science. Rubbing elbows with actual scientists, guests will test their ingenuity with hands-on activities to see how small-scale tinkering leads to large-scale innovation. Come celebrate the Hall's continued success in sparking interest in science and supporting lifelong fascinations as...   More >


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All Audiences, Alumni, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate, Cal Parents

Tickets are required for this event. Tickets may be purchased at www.lawrencehallofscience.org/gala/.

$250 General Ticket, $500 Patron Ticket, $1,000 Sponsor Ticket

Buy tickets online, or by calling Linda Rafferty at 510-664-4921, or by emailing Linda Rafferty at develop@berkeley.edu.