These lectures will be offered by Jim Lynch, Senior Scientist Emeritus at Woods Hole Oceanographic, President of Cape Cod Astronomical Society, and Editor-in- Chief at Acoustical Society of America Publication. You can attend all four, or any of your choice!
Week 1: Backyard Astronomy (equipment, the solar system and deep sky objects visible, web resources, books, apps).
Week 2: Exoplanets, Extraterrestrial life and the Drake Equation
Week 3: Black Holes: Their Ins and Outs
Week 4: The Big Bang and Cosmology (Science at “The Outer Limits”)
This event is free, and sponsored by the Friends of the Falmouth Public Library. It is appropriate for adults and teens. It is a Zoom event, and registration is required by the day before the first class. To register, go to falmouthpubliclibrary.org/e vents