Chief Astronomer and Director of the Fels Planetarium at The Franklin Institute & NASA Solar System Ambassador
“Established in 2010, the Discover Science lecture series brings renowned scientists from all over the country to the University of Nevada, Reno campus to present their knowledge to the community in a series of engaging lectures at the Redfield Auditorium in the Davidson Mathematics and Science Center. Click here for a campus map.
Each Discover Science lecture begins at 7 pm in the Davidson Mathematics and Science Center’s Redfield Auditorium (RM 110) and seating for all Discover Science lectures is available on a first come, first serve basis – all lectures are free of charge. Free parking is available on the top level of the Brian J. Whalen Parking garage located on N. Virginia Street.
“Science encompasses a wonderfully diverse collection of explorations into the unknown,” Jeff Thompson, Dean of the College of Science, said. “Join us and experience the extent of the science universe as the best scientists on the planet visit Nevada for our Discover Science Lecture Series.”
More details about Derrick Pitts: https://www.fi.edu/scientists/derrick-pitts-hond