Tweet Beat: 27 August Round-up

It’s impossible to see everything that happens at the conference each day. Thankfully, we can turn to the conference hashtag (#IAU2018) to get insights from other delegates.

@NJRattenbury decided to share a talk about avoiding Armageddon with his followers on Monday morning. Talk about #MondayMotivation

While others really did have reason to celebrate:


(The last one was published over the weekend, but with such enthusiasm for a home win, how could we not share it?!)

Then things went a bit Scooby-Doo, with talk of ghosts and mysteries:

Thursday is voting day, and the most controversial item on the docket is potentially renaming the Hubble Law to the Hubble-Lemaître Law:

Discussions around gender continued:

The Exhibition continues to draw people in:

And @d_a_howell shared his explorations of an exhibition in downtown Vienna:

(If you want more great ideas, check out our article 10 Lesser-Known Celestial Gems in Vienna.)

What have you learned at the GA? Seen something cool? Post it with the hashtag #IAU2018  and you might see it highlighted in tomorrow’s edition of the eNewspaper.