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What do the stars sound like?

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July
082012

15:00 - 16:15

Location

The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Overview

 

Café Scientifique with Professor Donald Kurtz as part of the 2012 Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Event details

We know what stars look like, but what do stars sound like? How are these sounds generated and what can we learn from them? Join Professor Donald Kurtz as we explore the field of asteroseismology and what it can reveal to us about stellar bodies.

Donald Kurtz is Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Central Lancashire.

Attending this event

This event is free and open for all to attend and admission is on a first come, first served basis. Food and drink will be available to purchase throughout the event.

Café Scientifique events aim to provide a forum for the debate of scientific ideas. Join scientists and other specialists to explore current issues in science over a drink. Audience participation is strongly encouraged.

Enquiries: Contact the events team.

What do the stars sound like?

Café Scientifique with Professor Donald Kurtz as part of the 2012 Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK
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