Iconoclast Sir Roger Penrose will give a talk on whether the Universe is destined to collapse, to expand indefinitely until it homogenizes in heat death, or a third alternative, the cosmological conformal cyclic cosmology (CCC) scheme.
Lecture Title: Sea level commitment from melting ice sheets
Speaker: Professor Eric Rignot (Earth Science System, UC Irvine & NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Date: 1/19/2018 (Friday)
Time: 4:00 PM (Reception to follow)
Location: NSB Auditorium
Praised by Strad magazine for their “high-octane” performances, the Aeolus Quartet is one of the finest young quartets touring today.