Marcy to explore life in the universe, March 26
Posted March 22, 2002; 01:36 p.m.
Pioneering planet hunter Geoffrey Marcy will inaugurate the 2002 Evnin Lecture Series with a talk on "Planets and the Prospects of Life in the Universe" at 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, in A02 McDonnell.
Marcy is a professor of astronomy and director of the new Center for Integrative Planetary Science at the University of California-Berkeley. His research team has discovered 52 of the 86 currently known extrasolar planets.
The lecture is the first in a series on "Science and Technology for the New Millennium" sponsored by the Council on Science and Technology. For more information, click here .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601