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Cosmos: Live From Los Angeles

  • Date
    March 4, 2014
  • Time 7:45 p.m.
  • Location Washington, D.C.
  • Price Free, registration required.

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Travel across the universe on a voyage for the stars with astrophysicist and author Neil deGrasse Tyson.

Photograph courtesy NASA

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Neil deGrasse Tyson

Image courtesy FOX/National Geographic Channel

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More than three decades after the debut of Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, Carl Sagan’s stunning and iconic exploration of the universe, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey sets off this spring on a new voyage for the stars. Hosted by renowned astrophysicist and author Neil deGrasse Tyson, the series will explore how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. In this special event, hosted by National Geographic’s executive science editor Jamie Shreeve, fans in Grosvenor Auditorium and in other cities around the country will have the exclusive opportunity to see the highly anticipated premiere, originating from the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles. Following the screening, Tyson, writer/executive producer Ann Druyan, executive producer Seth MacFarlane, executive producer/director Brannon Braga and executive producer Mitchell Cannold will participate in a live and interactive Q & A.

This event is presented by Samsung and Chrysler. Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey will air on FOX and the National Geographic Channel. Co-presented with the National Geographic Channel.

Come at 6:30 PM for the Cosmos Exhibit and a special Space Expo prior to the 7:45 introduction to the screening, which will begin promptly at 8 PM. Participants include:

National Geographic Remote Imaging Engineering Department
National Geographic Store Science Pop-up Shop
National Geographic Channel
NASA
Nice Cream Factory
Space X
Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum
University of Maryland Space System Laboratory
University of Maryland Space Power and Propulsion Laboratory
Yuri's Night

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    A Spacetime Odyssey
    ExhibitsTuesday, March 4, 2014 – Sunday, July 6, 2014Washington, D.C.

    Explore the vastness of the universe in the companion exhibition to Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, a 13-part series airing on National Geographic Channel. Journey through both the past and future as you discover the transcendent power of science and wonder.

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