The Discovery of Cosmic Acceleration presented by Nobel Laureate Prof. Brian Schmidt

Many of you weren’t able to make it to the Brian Schmidt (Nobel Prize in Physics 2011) lecture on April 11, but indicated that you were interested in the topic (“The Discovery of Cosmic Acceleration”).  In case you are interested, we’ve uploaded the whole thing to YouTube:

From a childhood love of science to being awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physics, Professor Brian Schmidt shares his “fairy-tale of a science story” that led to the startling discovery that the expansion of the universe is not slowing down but accelerating, and what that means for us.

 Rob

LECTURE http://youtu.be/G7O2EBSRZHk

Q&A   http://youtu.be/hnI4SXa22fc

Enjoy!

– Rob.

Robert K. Perrons
Associate Professor of Technology Management and Strategy
Science and Engineering Faculty and Business School
Queensland University of Technology | web site: www.perrons.net

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