The Division of Physical Sciences, in partnership with Mindshare Los Angeles, present "From Whence We Came."

"From Whence We Came" will explore the origins and the future of planet Earth and the possibility of life on other planets.

Thursday, November 15, 2012
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Cross Campus
820 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401

The event will begin with a happy hour, and will feature lay audience talks by Earth and Space Sciences faculty members Ed Young, Abby Kavner, and Jean-Luc Margot. Music, entertainment, and an art installation will follow the talks.

The Mindshare LA monthly events in downtown Los Angeles have a growing following among young professionals, artists, scientists, and intellectuals. Mindshare's partnership with the Division of Physical Sciences will bring Mindshare to the Westside for the first time. The goal of this partnership is to increase the public's interest in science.   

To purchase tickets at a discounted UCLA rate, please click here or enter the UCLA promo code "UCLA-Connection" when ordering.  Please see the full event details and additional upcoming events listed below.

7:00 p.m. Doors & Happy Hour
8:00 p.m. Program:
Ed Young - From Past to Present: How Rare is Earth?
Abby Kavner - The Formation of Earth within Space and Time
Jean-Luc Margot - Astrobiology: Origin and Distribution of Life in the Universe
9:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Music, Arts, Games, & Entertainment
Cross Campus 820 Broadway Santa Monica 90401
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