Dr Jennifer Wiseman
NASA’s senior project scientist for the Hubble Space Telescope
The Hubble Space Telescope mesmerizes the world with its breathtaking images of stars, magnificent galaxies, colourful star-forming nebulae, and planets. It is also transforming our scientific understanding of the universe, through discoveries regarding black holes, active galaxies, dark matter, mysterious dark energy, and planetary systems beyond our own. The Hubble mission’s phenomenal success is intertwined with its groundbreaking priority of public engagement.
Entry: All welcome - gold coin donation
Dr Wiseman’s talk sponsored by Royal Society of New Zealand
and the Stuart Residence Halls Council