-5 posters educational posters/4 spots for research - 9 spots total
-each prof/grad team take ownership of one educational
Big Questions to address: (with possible leading prof)
Exoplanets - paul
Cosmology - Dark Matter - Dark Energy - Big Bang - pat
end points of stellar evolution - norbert
large scale structure - marshall
active galactic nuclei/black holes - michael
life in the universe?...takers?
why is the sky blue?
why is the sunset red?
-should include our OWN research in this. not necessarily have textbook images. include a York University credit in each poster i.e. graphics/images/stuff WE do
GOAL: have done for september 2011
Michael Bientenhotz still has the canadian images from IYA - to keep in mind - 1st floor maybe
-podcasts for different topics here - michael/paul worked on this
-can include youtube in this
-itunes for podcasting
Other Journal Club Topics: Led by Bahman
Largest black hole ever measured in M87.
E-merlin (radio telescope in UK) should increase resolution. Here's an example of what it will be doing.
Most distant galaxy cluster measured using Spitzer, Chandra, HST, and Subaru. z~5.3.
see you all next week!