Monthly Movie Nights: Star Wars - Science Fiction vs Science Fact

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September 30, 2020
8:00PM - 9:00PM
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ONLINE: Zoom Webinar

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Add to Calendar 2020-09-30 20:00:00 2020-09-30 21:00:00 Monthly Movie Nights: Star Wars - Science Fiction vs Science Fact Join the Ohio State Department of Astronomy and Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics (CCAPP) for an online panel discussion on the science concepts featured in the films of the Star Wars Universe! This event is a part of WestFest 2020. When Wednesday, September 30 from 8:00-9:00 PM EDT How to Join To participate in this event,  Register for free using the button below. Registration is required in order to attend. Watch your favorite Star Wars movies at home – all films are available for free with a Disney+ subscription. The films can also be rented on many online platforms, including Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, and Apple TV.  Come ready on September 30 with your Star Wars science questions! This webinar is hosted on Zoom and will include ASL interpreting and live CART captioning.  ONLINE: Zoom Webinar Department of Astronomy astronomy@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Join the Ohio State Department of Astronomy and Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics (CCAPP) for an online panel discussion on the science concepts featured in the films of the Star Wars Universe! This event is a part of WestFest 2020.

When

Wednesday, September 30 from 8:00-9:00 PM EDT

How to Join

To participate in this event, 

  • Register for free using the button below. Registration is required in order to attend.
  • Watch your favorite Star Wars movies at home – all films are available for free with a Disney+ subscription. The films can also be rented on many online platforms, including Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, and Apple TV. 
  • Come ready on September 30 with your Star Wars science questions!

This webinar is hosted on Zoom and will include ASL interpreting and live CART captioning. 

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Ohio State Panelists: 

  • Dr. Enam Chowdhury, OSU, Professor of Physics, Laser Researcher
  • Andrew Wong, Robotics Software Engineer
  • Dr. Barbara Ryden, OSU, Professor of Astronomy, Expert on Galaxies Far, Far Away
  • Dr. David Martin, OSU, Postdoctoral Fellow, Exoplanet Researcher

Moderator:

  • Anna Voelker, Outreach Coordinator, Department of Astronomy and CCAPP 

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