Astronomy Night at UC Berkeley

Lecture | May 2 | 7-10 p.m. | 131 Campbell Hall

 Ben Margalit, UC Berkeley

 Department of Astronomy

The May edition of UC Berkeley Astronomy Night features a lecture from Berkeley postdoc Ben Margalit on the discovery of unexpected astrophysical phenomena, from pulsars to gamma-ray bursts.

As always, come join us at Campbell Hall on the UC Berkeley campus on the first Thursday of every month for a FREE night of astronomy and stargazing on the roof with our fleet of telescopes.

When: Thursday, May 2nd
Talk: 7:30pm sharp-8:30pm "Who Ordered This? A Tale of Cold War Satellites, Microwave Ovens, and Little Green Men in the Story of Discovering the Unexpected" (Ben Margalit)
Stargazing: 8:30pm-10:00pm (weather dependent)

Doors to Campbell Hall open at 7:00pm, and seating is first come, first serve. The talk will begin at 7:30 sharp, and late arrivals may not be admitted to the lecture hall. Feel free to come and go during the stargazing portion of the evening. Contact if you have questions. Our full 2019 season and more details are online here:

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