» » »

The Disordered Cosmos - Livestream

Chanda Prescod-Weinstein


What does freedom look like to you? To theoretical physicist Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, freedom is (in part) thinking about "problems like dark matter and dark energy without worrying about cops killing Black people," and freedom is "everyone having a chance to look at the dark night sky, wonder about it, and know it." In her new book, The Disordered Cosmos, Dr. Prescod-Weinstein shares a deep love of physics - including the physics of melanin in skin, the nature of cosmic dark matter, and what may lie beyond the nearly-all-encompassing Standard Model of Particle Physics. Publisher's Weekly calls The Disordered Cosmos "a resonant paean to the beauties of the cosmos and a persuasive appeal for solutions to injustices in science."

Speaker: Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, University of New Hampshire

Register at weblink to receive connection information.

Admission is free with special discount code WONDERFEST21

Tuesday, 04/06/21


Website: Click to Visit


Free ($5 without discount code)

Save this Event:

Google Calendar
Yahoo! Calendar
Windows Live Calendar

Commonwealth Club - Online Event

, CA