Astrophysical Transients: Things That Go Bump in the Night

Learn About Things That Go Bump in the Night

Visit the Allegheny Observatory on Friday, November 18, at 7:30 pm to hear the lecture, “Things that Go Bump in the Night: The Wild World of Astrophysical Transients” This lecture will be given by Thomas Nelson, from the Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Pittsburgh.

This event is part of the 2016 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. Reservations are required for this event.

Allegheny Observatory is located in Riverview Park at 159 Riverview Avenue. For more information, or to find out how to register for the lecture, visit the Allegheny Observatory Tour and Lecture Information webpage, or call 412-321-2400 between the hours of 1:00 and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. This is the last lecture of 2016.

Allegheny Observatory 159 Riverview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15214