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By ktseery on January 6, 2019 in

Did you know there is about to be a Total Lunar Eclipse on January 20th-21st? Do you hear a bunch of terms like ‘supermoon,’ ‘blood moon,’ and ‘wolf moon’ being thrown about and have no idea what they all mean? Here’s what you need to know about this eclipse! #TotalLunarEclipse2019 #SupermoonLunarEclipse #SuperBloodWolfMoon #DemystifyAstronomy #AstronomyOutreach #KtSeery […]

By Susie Murph on February 1, 2018 in

If you had an interesting experience last year observing the Eclipse, with us or elsewhere, and are interested in writing about it, we have an opportunity from the ASP! The Astronomical Society of the Pacific is pleased to announce a new book to document and celebrate the efforts of professional astronomers, outreach professionals, citizen scientists, […]

By tkomatsu on January 30, 2018 in

Date: February 10, 2018 Time: 7:00-8:30pm Location: Fujitsu Planetarium at De Anza College, Cupertino, CA Watch the “Totality” digital planetarium show, and hear an accompanying talk by Dr. Laura Peticolas, Sonoma State University, Megamovie 2017 Project Lead; and Dr. Bryan Mendez, Space Sciences Laboratory, UC Berkeley, with Q&A. “Totality” includes a variety of wonderful styles—from […]

By tjsummer on September 8, 2017 in

Theresa Summer was a NASA Subject Matter Expert, representing the Astronomical Society of the Pacific at Oregon’s North Santiam State Park. She had the opportunity to view the eclipse with some great kids! My family and I enjoyed camping at North Santiam. The rangers and park hosts were very welcoming. They were busy getting the […]

By jagrier on August 31, 2017 in

This post is from Jennifer Grier, one of our CosmoQuest team members from our partner the Planetary Science Institute. I had the opportunity to view the eclipse with my husband and fellow scientist Andy Rivkin, and fellow PSI scientist Karen Stockstill Cahill, along with about 200 other folks on the lawn at the John’s Hopkins […]