School of Physics and Astronomy

Dark Matter Day 2019 @QMUL

Come to Queen Mary and hear about what different approaches there are to searching for the mysterious substance we call 'Dark Matter'.

22 October 2019

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Theorists, astronomers, and particle physicists all attack the dark matter problem differently. Scientists all over the world are talking with people about their search on October 31st.

https://www.darkmatterday.com/

Hear about evidence for its existence and how teams of scientists are searching to find out exactly what it is. Listen to three talks given about this expedition all the way from the new ideas of where it fits into vast expanse of space to the inside of the smallest particles that make up all matter. Delve into the secrets of the universe alongside the researchers and ask them questions!

Treats to be provided.
Feel free to dress in your best physics-y (or non-physics-y!) costume.

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