Café Scientifique visits the first stars of the universe

Kim Venn, associate professor in physics and astronomy at the University of Victoria leads a trip toward the first stars in the universe

Kim Venn, associate professor in the department of physics and astronomy at the University of Victoria leads a trip toward the first stars in the universe next week during a free public talk by the same name.

The Canada Research Chair and expert in the chemistry of stars and what that says about the environments where they formed, will kick off the department’s popular Café Scientifique series at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 11 at Hermann’s Jazz Club, 753 View St.

Café Scientifique is aimed at fostered informal discussion in a public setting, For more information contact pritchet@uvic.ca.

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