Gerrit Verschuur, Ph.D., author and adjunct physics professor, will present his third and final series about the universe, Monday, January 14th. Dr. Verschuur will be giving two identical presentations titled “Is anyone else out there? On listening for voices from space,” at 11 a.m. and at 6:30 p.m. Each seminar is slated to last about 50 minutes
Dr. Verschuur, a Lakeland resident and Commissioner, has written extensively about science for the lay person and is author of eight books and co-author of three textbooks ranging from the story of the Invisible Universe, Comets and Asteroids, Interstellar Matter, as well as Magnetism. He has published 70-plus articles in Astronomy Magazine and other popular science magazines and has authored nearly 100 technical research papers.