Asteroid Day 2019: DiRAC Scientists Join the Panel
During the last week of June, Asteroid Day celebrated their Fifth Anniversary in 2019, with events in 192 countries, and once again broadcasted their six-hour Asteroid Day LIVE TV show from Luxembourg, hosting innovators, astronauts, planetary scientists, celebrities and asteroid experts. Free streaming available via asteroidday.org
Scientists from DiRAC Institute and LSST were among the panel guests. The program featured two short films about team’s work and current research.
DiRAC Institute Introduction
DiRAC Institute introduction and lightening talks that feature the exciting research conducted by DiRAC members.
Asteroid Day 2017
UW participated in Asteroid Day, a global day of education to help protect Earth from potentially hazardous asteroid. The movie above shows how DIRAC’s astronomical software group is assisting that effort by making the LSST an unprecedented asteroid discovery machine.
Andy Connolly Speaks at TED
In 2014, Andy Connolly gave a TED Talk on survey astronomy: “What’s the next window into our Universe?”
Prof. Eric Bellm on ZTF
November 13, 2017