- Telescope observing of the Moon and other astronomical objects
- A brief guided tour of some constellations in an open air observing session
- Jet propulsion balloon races
- Making moon phases out of Oreos
- Witnessing the formation and evolution of dry ice comets
- An interactive demonstration of why we have seasons
- Making a string and bead model of a constellation
- A brief talk about Planetary Geology and demonstration
of planetary differentiation
- And, of course, playing with astronomically inspired craft
supplies and eating snacks!!
Don’t miss the biggest – and last – Public Observing event of the semester!
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