Science Under the Dome


Science Under the Dome is back for the Fall 2017 semester!  We have monthly talks lined up for September - December.

Join us Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm for

Life, the universe and the nanoscale: can physics explain life?

presented by

Peter Hoffmann

Department of Physics & Astronomy, Wayne State University


The event is free, but you need to RSVP.  Follow the link here

Details of the rest of the Fall 2017 schedule will be coming soon.....

Previous schedule for Winter 2017:

January 19, 2017 Prof. Ed Cackett, Wayne State Mapping Black Holes
February 16, 2017 Prof. Emily Rauscher, University of Michigan Peering into the Atmospheres of Strange New Worlds
March 23, 2017 Prof. David Cinabro, Wayne State

Exploding Stars, Life, The Universe, and Everything

April 20, 2017 Prof. Jerry Dunifer, Wayne State

The Geographic South Pole and Its Telescopes


The Wayne State Planetarium is dedicated to the promotion of science. We are proud to feature a series of free public lectures covering modern topics in science.