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Screen 1991 film on Hawking, have Q&A with filmmakers. Experts discuss science since then and where we are on the topic, along with personal stories about Hawking. Book signings for speakers and stargazing Saturday night.

Key Dates

  • Saturday, Sunday, April 27-28, 2024 Main events, lectures, film screening; Los Alamos
  • Monday, April 29, 2024LANL Director's Colloquium by Malcolm Perry
    Hosted by Avadh Saxena (details)
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2024Special Seminar at LANL by Gordon Freedman (details)

Screening and Talk: Award-Winning Feature Documentary "A Brief History of Time"

Gordon Freedman

Executive Producer, A Brief History of Time
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Distinguished Speakers: Cosmologists, Students, Friends and Collaborators of Professor Stephen Hawking

Paul Davies

Regent Professor, Arizona State University, Director of the ASU BEYOND Center

Laura Mersini-Houghton

Cosmologist and Theoretical Physicist Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kip Thorne

Nobel laureate Caltech Emeritus

Thomas Hertog

Professor, Theoretical Physics, KU Leuven

Ray Laflamme*

* Unable to attend
Perimeter Institute LANL Postdoc
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