• Secret Science Club presents Astrophysicist Charles Liu

    Secret Science Club presents Astrophysicist Charles Liu

    PLUS! Tin Foil Hat Contest!

    Wed, December 21, 2016

    Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

    The Bell House

    Brooklyn, New York

    Free

    Free

    This event is 21 and over

    Secret Science Club is ending 2016 with a (big) bang! Blast off into deep space and celebrate science (and the holidays) with all-star astrophysicist Charles Liu. Don't miss a nanosecond of this far-out talk!

    Before & After
    --Groove to out-of-this-world tunes
    --Stick around for the cosmic Q&A
    --Try our winter solstice cocktail, the Darkest Night
    --Enter our goodbye-to-2016 tin foil hat contest! (Details below.)

    Charles Liu is professor of astronomy at City University of New York's CSI, director of the Macaulay Honors College at CSI, and associate at the Hayden Planetarium and American Museum of Natural History. An extragalactic observational astronomer, he researches colliding galaxies, starburst galaxies, and the history of the universe. He is the newly elected Education Officer for the American Astronomical Society (huzzah!) and a StarTalk Radio All Star.

    Secret Science Club
    Secret Science Club
    Underground . . .
    Shrouded in mystery . . .
    Chock-full of brainiacs . . .

    The Secret Science Club features:
    • mind-bending lectures
    • volatile experiments
    • chemical libations
    • star-gazing sounds

    Meeting every month @ the Bell House, 149 7th Street in Brooklyn. p: 718.643.6510
    PLUS! Tin Foil Hat Contest!
    PLUS! Tin Foil Hat Contest!
    In an allegedly post-fact world filled with fake news and conspiracies, how can you best protect yourself? With a tin foil hat, of course! But not one that's drab and dull ... no! You're planning on donning the most stylish psycho-protective gear in town. That's why Secret Science Club is challenging you to make a tin foil hat that protects your mind from thought incursion AND looks great! Bring your head-turning headpiece to SSC at the Bell House on Wednesday, December 21 OR post your picture on Twitter with the hashtag #TinFoilHat2016 by midnight on Tuesday, December 20. (No Twitter? No prob. Send your best pic to secretscienceclub@gmail.com) Prizes for the most awesome tin foil hats in live and cyberspace categories!
    Venue Information:
    The Bell House
    149 7th Street
    Brooklyn, New York, 11215
    http://www.thebellhouseny.com/