Tag Archives: cosmology

tabula rasa

by Theodore R Frimet A photon, neutrino and graviton walk into a bar… A photon, neutrino, and a graviton walk into a bar. Bartender asks, what’s with the graviton? The photon says, “let me explain”. The neutrino interrupts, and says, … Continue reading

Posted in January 2017, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Cosmic Web – Mysterious Architecture of the Universe

The Amateur Astronomers Association of Princeton is proud to present J. Richard Gott for a discussion of The Cosmic Web – Mysterious Architecture of the Universe on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 7:30 pm in Peyton Hall, Princeton University. Professor Gott is noted … Continue reading

Posted in May 2016 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dr. Vera Gluscevic from Institute for Advanced Studies on December 9, 2014

AAAP’s next meeting and lecture will be on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Peyton Hall.  Our guest speaker will be Institute for Advanced Studies’ Post-Doc Vera Gluscevic. Dr. Gluscevic’s research focuses on using the cosmic microwave background to test … Continue reading

Posted in December 2014, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Construction of our Universe

by S. Prasad Ganti The greatest achievement of Cosmology in the last hundred years has been the Big Bang theory. How it was formulated and how it was proved. For most of the time human beings spent on the Earth, … Continue reading

Posted in September 2013, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment