The Darkest Secrets of the Universe

Raja GuhaThakurta, University of California–Santa Cruz

The cosmos contains many mysteries that intrigue even the most experienced researchers. The interplay between known and unknown constantly shifts and aligns. For example, there lies a hidden connection between dark matter, the Periodic Table of elements, cosmic inflation, and Schrödinger’s Cat. Other confounding conundrums include galaxy cannibalism, black holes, gravitational lensing, and gravitational waves. Join Dr. GuhaThakurta as these dark secrets of the universe are revealed and explored.

Host: Frank Summers, Space Telescope Science Institute
Recorded live on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.
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