Monday, November 2, 2020

AMNH'S SciCafe: Revisit the End of the Age of Dinosaurs.



Rendering of a late-Cretaceous asteroid impact that may have led to the extinction of non-avian dinosaurs.



SciCafe: Chicxulub and the Aftermath of Extinction-Level Events

How do scientists study the aftermath of an asteroid crashing into Earth? On Wednesday, November 4, at 7 pm ET, join geophysicist Sonia M. Tikoo for a SciCafe about the events surrounding the extinction of non-avian dinosaurs.

This online program is free with registration.





Astrovisualization of Pluto.


Astronomy Online: Pluto and New Horizons

Join the Museum’s Director of Astrovisualization Carter Emmart on Friday, November 6, at 1 pm ET, to see the close-up photos of Pluto and
its moons captured by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft and learn how scientists map distant worlds. Museum astrophysicist Jackie Faherty and other scientists will be in the live chat answering questions





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