Smithsonian's Stars Lecture Series

How to Find a Habitable Planet

October 19, 2013 | 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

Astronomers have recently discovered exoplanets that might be suitable for life. Learn about the tools and techniques used to search for other worlds and detect signs of life.

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