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  • Henrietta Leavitt: Unsung Heroine in Science

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    Name: Henrietta Leavitt: Unsung Heroine in Science
    Date: April 7, 2018
    Time: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM CDT
    Trip Builder: View Trip
    Event Description:
    In this short documentary, Columbia College Chicago physics professor Pangratios Papacosta, Ph.D., shares the story of Henrietta Leavitt, who discovered a way of measuring long distances to stars and galaxies which became "the key to understanding the universe."    
    The Commonweal Theatre Auditorium
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday April 7th
    Contact Information:
    (800) 657-7025
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