Institute of Astronomy

Scale of the Universe

SpeakerTalk DateWeekly Handout
Christina Hedges14 October 2015
Additional Information
Group:1st St Michaels Mead Scout Group
Number of Visitors:167

Talk Summary

Christina will address some of the major questions in astronomy today  - questions of scale, such as how big? how old? how far? how heavy? how fast? how hot? how many? how long? How do astronomers find out the answers to these questions when everything is so far away? Come along and get a sense of scales within the Universe.