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Friday Night Show

2015 Schedule

Spring Stars and their Myths
March 27 - May 1)

Pluto Rocks!
(July 22-24 & July 29-31)

Science & Cinema
(Sept 4 - October 9)

Einstein's Last Prediction
(Nov 6 - Dec 11)

Archived Shows

Friday Night Show

The Friday Night Show highlights a special topic every 4-6 weeks.  Shows last about an hour.  Tickets are just $3 per person.  Click the links below for the current show, and the future show. 


Einstein's Last Prediction

Fridays, November 6 - December 11, 2015
7 - 7:55 p.m.
Manfred Olson Planetarium, Physics Building

Learn about the General Theory of Relativity and how international scientists, including members of the Leonard E. Park Center for Gravitation, Cosmology, and Astrophysics at UWM, are planning to detect the existence of gravitational waves, the last of Einstein’s predictions to be confirmed directly.