Capturing The Stars: The Untold History Of Women At Yerkes Observatory

Women Capturing the Stars

1:00–2:00 pm Virtual

Join the UChicago Space Network in conversation with science historian Kris Palmieri and astrophysicist Richard G. Kron about the ways the University is spotlighting women astronomers who contributed to groundbreaking stargazing at the famed Yerkes Observatory during the early twentieth century.

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Women Capturing the Stars

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Dec 6