Physics

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting

, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The purpose of the American Geophysical Union is to promote discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity.

Celebrating Stephen Hawking: How Black Holes are Not Quite Black. A Non-technical Talk by Andrew Fraknoi

, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday evening, Nov. 1, 2018 at 6 pm Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library 100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA 94102 Part of the 2018 Bay Area Science Festival

Peninsula Astronomical Society: Celebrating Stephen Hawking: How Black Holes are Not Quite Black

, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Scientists and science enthusiasts are mourning the passing of Stephen Hawking, one of the great minds and spirits of our time.

Science with HabEx: UV to Near-Infrared Space Astronomy in the 2030s

, 12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Habitable Exoplanet Observatory (HabEx) is one of four concepts currently under study by NASA in preparation for the 2020 Astrophysics Decadal Survey.

14th Quadrennial Solar-Terrestrial Physics Symposium

, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Gravity Waves

Gravitational Waves May Solve Some Big Cosmic Riddles

There was considerable ballyhoo this week as the Royal Swedish Academy announced that the Nobel Prize in physics
Gravity Waves

Gravity Waves and ET

The other shoe has dropped.
Earthquake Nepal

Scientist Interview - Friedemann Freund - The Future of Forecasting Earthquakes

Friedemann Freund doesn't shrink from taking on the really big problems. His research has elucidated such important phenomena as the fact that rocks under stress behave like batteries that can produce currents deep within the crust of the Earth.