The discovery of planets orbiting other stars was one of the most significant discoveries of the 20th century.

Join Outreach Astronomer Dr Matt Bothwell as he discusses the search for these ‘exoplanets’, the quest to understand their properties, and the implications for one of the most important questions of all — whether we are alone in the Universe.

Tutor: Dr Matt Bothwell, Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge

Venue: Offa Room, Chapter House, St Albans Cathedral

Time: 7.30-9pm    

Price: £10