Webinar: Getting Sucked In: Black Holes Outreach

Webinar: Getting Sucked In: Black Holes Outreach

  • Nighttime Event
  • Inside Venue
  • Target Audience
  • Teen, Adult
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Join NOVA and the Astronomical Society of the Pacific for some fun, hands-on activities about gravity and finding black holes using indirect evidence, and take a deep dive into the new NOVA Black Holes app. This session is a great fit for both classroom and out of school time educators that want to bring the excitement of astrophysics to their students. 

This webinar is in support of the NOVA special Black Hole Apocalypse, produced by WGBH, and seen on PBS.  

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Last updated July 30, 2018
 

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Explain Black Holes to any audience!

In this webinar with ASP educators and NOVA filmmakers, find out how to use simple materials to explain the pull of black holes, how we detect them, and the latest research. Also see the fun app that will challenge you to scoop up stars with your own black hole.

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