Science by the Pint

November’s Science by the Pint will feature…

Dr. Dimitar Sasselov

A Weather Report from an Exoplanet: Clouds and rain in a place 40 lightyears away

Meet us November 10th at 7pm at The Burren in Davis Square!
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Dimitar Sasselov is a professor of Astronomy at Harvard University. With broad interests spanning theoretical, observational, and experimental astrophysics, Professor Sasselov theorizes about the nature of various kinds of stars in the universe, discovers strange planets way beyond the solar system, and models their atmospheres and interior structures. Moreover, as founder and director of the Harvard Origin of Life Initiative, he avidly searches for signs of biology on these foreign worlds.