1. 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)…

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    • 'God's Unique Earth'


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      Searching for a 'Exoplanet' is becoming more popular these days. Steven Hawking says we only have a thousand years to find one until the earth is doomed! Are there planets to be found outside…

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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 lecture series.…

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          • Astronomy Talk: Transits of Venus from Earth, Jupiter & Saturn, Past, Present & Future


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            The June 5, 2012, Transit of Venus was a rare event, not to be witnessed again by anyone alive today. But there are other Venus transits, elsewhere, and Professor Pasachoff takes us on a journey through…

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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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