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November 29, 2018 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Category: Lecture
Location: Wayne State University Planetarium 0209 Old Main | Map
4841 Cass
Detroit, MI 48201
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

 

Join us for our Science Under the Dome lectures September through May at the WSU Planetarium.

Join us Thursday November 29, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. for Micrometeorites: The extraterrestrials in your backyard

Presented by Dr. Lia Corrales
Department of Astronomy, University of Michigan

The planetarium has seating for 60 people. Please RSVP to reserve your seat.

Every day about 100 tons of cosmic dust rain down upon the surface of the Earth. This talk will explore the phenomenon of micrometeorites and the journey that heavy elements take from space to your flower bed.

For more information about this event, please contact Megan McCullen at 313-577-6455 or mccullen@wayne.edu.