Thu Aug 17 – Professor Lawrence Krauss – The Final Frontier

Lawrence Krauss is director of the Origins Project at Arizona State University and Foundation Professor in the School of Earth and Space Exploration and Physics Department. He is an internationally known theoretical physicist with wide research interests at the interface between elementary particle physics and cosmology, including the early universe, the nature of dark matter, general relativity and neutrino astrophysics. He is also internationally renowned as a public intellectual, writing for magazines and newspapers including the New York Times and the New Yorker, appearing on television and films and has written 10 books, including the international best-sellers, The Physics of Star Trek, and A Universe from Nothing. His latest book, The Greatest Story Ever Told–So Far, was released in March.

Website: krauss.faculty.asu.edu