Smithsonian's Stars Lecture Series

How to Color the Universe

February 22, 2014 | 5:15pm
Museum in Washington, DC

4:00 p.m. Discovery Station (in front of Welcome Center)
5:15 p.m. Lecture in the Albert Einstein Planetarium
6:30 p.m. Telescope observing at Phoebe Waterman Haas Public Observatory, weather permitting

Pink planets? Green galaxies? Purple blobs? Take a colorful tour of the multiwavelength universe with telescopic data. See how images are made and how we perceive and understand them.

Smithsonian's Stars lectures are suitable for ages 13 and up.