Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina, USA

Month: June 2014

Bringing Space Exploration & the Night Sky Down to Earth

2014 International Sun-Day

Several Raleigh Astronomy Club members, including myself, supported the International Sun-Day events at the North of Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.  At the start of the event (12 noon) the weather was not at all cooperative with almost 100% cloud cover. However holes in the clouds began to appear by 2pm and by 3pm we started to get…
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May Public Outreach Session

This past Saturday, May 31st, I helped out again with the Public Outreach / Observing session put on by the Morehead Panetarium.  The session was held out at Jordan Lake just west of Apex and south of Chapel Hill in North Carolina. People showed up well in advanced of the official start time of 9:00pm.  But even…
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