Skype with an Astronomer at Summer of Invention Kickoff Party
June 3rd, 2016 | Jessica Johnson, Director of Community Learning
The Summer of Invention is approaching and as a complement to the new video wall at Do Space, Do Space will be hosting via Skype an Omaha-born astrophysicist for an open Q&A about his recent accomplishments during our Kickoff party on Satuday, June 4. Preview programs will take place from 12-4PM with the Skype session at 2PM in our Meeting Rooms.
Jason Eastman is a research associate at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and his field of study is exoplanets (planets outside of our solar system). Jason and his team at Harvard built a special telescope called the KELT that is better able to locate planets that are orbiting distant suns.