NEW EYES ON THE UNIVERSE

SNOLAB Exhibit at Carleton University
October 3 - 23, 2017
Fenn Lounge, Residence Commons

SNOLAB BANNER.pngCarleton University is pleased to host New Eyes on the Universe, an exhibit about the Science of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) and SNOLAB, from October 3 to 23, 2017.

This interactive exhibit showcases how the Nobel Prize winning results from SNO and the current experiments at SNOLAB are pushing frontiers in astroparticle physics.  The exhibit presents spectacular images, video and artifacts from the deep underground laboratory while sharing the stories of people behind the research.

New Eyes on the Universe, located in Fenn Lounge (Residence Commons)will be open to the public from 12 noon on Tuesday, October 3 to 4 pm on Sunday, October 22.

Main image - smaller.jpgOur featured photo is of the SNO+ detector at SNOLAB and is provided courtesy of the SNO+ Collaboration.

 

PUBLIC VIEWING HOURS

Tuesday, October 3: 12 noon to 4 pm
Wednesday, October 4 to Sunday, October 22: 10 am to 4 pm daily

The exhibit is appropriate for students in grade 9 and higher. To arrange a school visit, please contact Melany Cullen: melany [dot] cullenatcarleton [dot] ca.

EXHIBIT EVENTS

All Exhibit events will take place in Fenn Lounge, Residence Commons, unless otherwise specified.

Tuesday, October 3 - Opening Ceremony, 10 am (closed to the public)
Wednesday, October 11 - Science Cafe presentation: New Eyes on the Universe: A guided tour of the SNOLAB exhibit with Andrew Erlandson, 6.30 pm
Tuesday, October 17The SNOLAB Legacy with David Sinclair, Distinguished Research Professor and SNOLAB Founding Director, 7 pm
Thursday, October 19 The DEAP project: probing the mysteries of dark matter with Mark Boulay, DEAP Project Director, 7 pm
Sunday, October 22 - From the Sun to the Universe: Your Hidden Connections to the Cosmos, with Lawrence Krauss, 7 pm -- Location: Kailash Mital Theatre, Southam Hall