Frontiers of Astronomy Lecture

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Presented by Cleveland Museum of Natural History at Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland OH

Nov 15
Frontiers of Astronomy Lecture

What lies beyond the reach of our telescopes? Find out at Frontiers of Astronomy, a free, Thursday evening lecture series that brings leading minds in astronomy, cosmology and astrophysics to Cleveland!

Galaxy Cannibals: The Evolution of Massive Galaxies Through Cosmic Time

Dr. Rachel Bezanson (University of Pittsburgh)

Massive galaxies reside in the densest and oldest regions of the Universe, yet we are only beginning to understand their formation history. Once thought to be relics of a much earlier time, the most massive local galaxies are red and dead elliptical galaxies, with little ongoing star formation or organized rotation. In the last decade, observations of their assumed progenitors

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This is a free lecture. No tickets or reservations are required. Special event rate parking in the Museum garage.

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