The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself
In The Big Picture, Sean Carroll ties together the fundamental laws of physics governing the workings of the cosmos with the everyday human experience we all share. He takes us on a breathtaking journey from the origin of the universe, through the evolution of life and consciousness, to the eternal question of what it all really means.
Sean Michael Carroll is a cosmologist and physics professor specializing in dark energy and general relativity. He is a research professor in the Department of Physics at the California Institute of Technology.
Co-sponsored by the Physics Club, StarGate, Division of Natural Sciences & Mathematics, and the Physics & Astronomy Department.
Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:00pm
Olin Hall, 300