Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology

A Universe from Nothing

Summary

Developments in cosmology and particle physics over the past 20 years.

Start Date

9th Aug 2012 8:00pm

End Date

9th Aug 2012 9:00pm

Venue

Arts Lecture Theatre, UTAS, Churchill Avenue, Sandy Bay

RSVP / Contact Information

No RVSP required, for more information contact Elizabeth.Chelkowska@environment.tas.gov.au

Theoretical physicist and science writer Professor Lawrence Krauss will present a mind-bending trip based on his most recent bestselling book "A Universe from Nothing".

"Why is there something rather than nothing?" Theoretical physicist and science writer Professor Lawrence Krauss will present a mind-bending talk based on his most recent bestselling book “A Universe from Nothing”. He will review the remarkable developments in cosmology and particle physics over the past 20 years that have revolutionized our picture of the origin of the universe and of its future.

Professor Lawrence Krauss