Call

You've selected

Saturday February 9 2019 at 2:00 PM

× BETWEEN 2 PM and 5 PM THERE WILL BE A CASH BAR SERVICE AVAILABLE, SPONSORED BY YUKON BREWING, AND MANAGED BY THE YUKON COMIC CULTURE SOCIETY

PRESENTATION WILL BEGIN AT 2:30 PM WITH ALL FOUR (4) GUEST SPEAKERS, AND A MODERATOR, AND WILL TAKE THE FORM OF A PANEL DISCUSSION ON VARIOUS TOPICS: -Secrets of the Aurora Borealis -What are the challenges facing science today? -Fake news vs. truth/facts -Youth in science, women in science, visible minorities in science -What could the future look like for space exploration? Latest discoveries, and theories

We will then open the floor to questions from the audience, until departure at 5 PM.

Venue

Yukon Interpretive Beringia Centre
1423 Alaska Highway
Whitehorse YT Y1A 6E6


Performance Notes

AURORA: A SCIENTIFIC TALE OF THE NORTHERN LIGHTS Presented by: Dr. Phil Plait (aka The Bad Astronomer), Dr. Christa Van Laerhoven UBC, William Murtagh NOAA, Pierre Paquette RASC
×

This is a festival seating performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the theater.

Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.