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Rajsekhar Mohapatra: Life Story of a Galaxy

Rajsekhar Mohapatra: Life Story of a Galaxy

We know that galaxies contain lots and lots of stars. But what came first? Stars or galaxies? Do galaxies ever grow old? In this talk we will discuss a galaxy's lifetime - how they are born, how they grow and make stars, and how they fight, merge, or eat other galaxies.
Eloise Birchall: Building Blocks for Baby Planets

Eloise Birchall: Building Blocks for Baby Planets

Ever wondered how the Earth and other planets ended up around the Sun? In this talk Eloise will explain how planets grow and how they can get their moons.
Geoff Bonning: Asteroids and Meteorites

Geoff Bonning: Asteroids and Meteorites

Asteroids are the leftovers of planet formation. They have a lot to tell us about how the Earth formed, and maybe even how life got started.

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