Visit the Allegheny Observatory on Friday, October 19 to hear the lecture, “The Shape of the Universe: A History of the Geometry of Nature from Plato to String Theory.” This lecture will be given by Patrick Cooper, from the Department of Physics of Duquesne University.
This event is part of the 2018 Public Lecture Series that is offered at the Allegheny Observatory every third Friday of the month. The night starts at 7:00 pm with light refreshments. The lecture begins at 7:30 pm and lasts approximately one hour. After the lecture, there will be a tour of the building.
Allegheny Observatory is located at 159 Riverview Avenue in Riverview Park. For more information, or to find out how to register for the lecture, visit the Allegheny Observatory Tour and Lecture Information web page, or call 412-321-2400 between the hours of 1:00 and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Reservations are required for this event.