1. Exoplanets


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    A talk by Mike Armstrong, Chairman of the Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society on the subject of Exoplanets (planets orbiting stars outside of our solar system). This is a fascinating…

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    • Big Science from Little Stars: Red Dwarfs


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      Science for the Public's Public Science Lecture series, July 19, 2011 at Boston University. Andrew West, Assistant Professor, Dept of Astronomy, Boston University. M dwarfs (or red dwarfs) are…

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      • When Will We find the Extraterrestrials?


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        ** watch future Linda Hall Library lectures live at http://new.livestream.com/lindahall ** About this lecture: May 10, 2010, at the Linda Hall Library Seth Shostak is Senior Astronomer at…

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        • A Planet For Goldilocks: Kepler's Search for Potentially Habitable Worlds


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          Dr. Natalie Batalha, a NASA research astronomer and Kepler Mission Scientist talks about the Kepler mission and the search for exoplanets. This presentation is part of the Sunday Science…

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          • Exoplanets and the Search for Habitable Worlds


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            ** watch future Linda Hall Library lectures live at http://new.livestream.com/lindahall ** About this lecture: May 5, 2010, at the Linda Hall Library. Sara Seager is the Ellen Swallow Richards…

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            • Exoplanets and the Real Search for Alien Life (Space Science Week Lecture)


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              Astronomers have discovered over one thousand planets orbiting stars other than our Sun, with thousands more expected. In this lecture, Sara Seager, a 2013 MacArthur Fellow, explores the incredible…

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              • Planet Hunters Live Chat


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                Our first live chat session from UStream on June 16th 2011. Chris, Meg and Stuart talk about 6 months 0f the Planet Hunters project.

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                • Life, the Multiverse, and Everything


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                  In this presentation to the Ottawa Skeptics, Dana Peters provides a summary of the important discoveries in cosmology over the past century, and speculates about the possible existence of other universes.

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                  • Imaging Planets Beyond our Solar System


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                    • Planets and Pulsations


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                      At a special meeting of the Society for Popular Astronomy held at the University of Central Lancashire on 11 May 2013, Simon Murphy describes how searches for pulsating data lead to discoveries of…

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