The Exclusive Beverages Available During the 2024 I ❤ Pluto Pub Crawl

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The Exclusive Beverages Available During the 2024 I ❤ Pluto Pub Crawl The 2024 I Heart Pluto Pub Crawl is coming up on Friday, February 16. Here are all the […]

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I Heart Pluto 2024 | Night of Discovery Event

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I Heart Pluto 2024 | Night of Discovery Event Doors @ 6pm | Show @ 7pm On the evening of February 18, 2024, Lowell Observatory and the Orpheum Theater will […]

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Celestial Alert: Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks December 14

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[December 07, 2023] The Geminid Meteor Shower peaks on the night of December 13th and into the morning of the 14th. This is considered to be the best meteor shower […]

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Itinerary For a Perfect Fall Day at Lowell Observatory

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So, you’d like to visit the observatory, but you’re not sure of the best way to budget your time? Never fear: check out this sample itinerary of a perfect fall […]

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View from Mars Hill: The return of the Perseid Meteor Shower

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View from Mars Hill: The return of the Perseid Meteor Shower As posted on the Arizona Daily Sun website on 07/25/2023 The passing of July to August signals the arrival […]

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Saturn to Be at Its Biggest and Brightest in August

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Saturn to Be at Its Biggest and Brightest in August   On the evening of August 26th and into the early morning hours of the 27th, Earth will pass between […]

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Summer 2023 Brings a Supermoon Season

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The coming months will bring a whopping 4 full Supermoons, leading to what we like to call a Supermoon season. Read on to learn what a Supermoon is, when these […]

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KEVIN SCHINDLER SERVES AS ASTRONOMER IN RESIDENCE AT GRAND CANYON

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PRESS RELEASE: KEVIN SCHINDLER SERVES AS ASTRONOMER IN RESIDENCE AT GRAND CANYON Lowell Historian & Public Information Officer Kevin Schindler has just returned from his 1-month tour of duty as […]

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ADC Construction Update | June 2023

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ADC Construction Update | June 2023 Hold on to your hats — this is the most exciting ADC update yet! Significant progress has been made in the construction of the […]

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Itinerary for a Summer Day at the Observatory

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So, you’d like to visit the observatory, but you’re not sure of the best way to budget your time? Never fear: check out this sample itinerary of a perfect summer […]

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The Founding of Lowell Observatory

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On April 3, 1894, an Easterner named Andrew Douglass checked into Flagstaff’s Bank Hotel. Douglass may have looked like an ordinary visitor, but his luggage was anything but ordinary. Included […]

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How to View the Alignment of 5 Planets This Week

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This week, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Uranus and Mars will line up near the Moon for a rare planetary hangout! To see this event, you’ll need to plan carefully to get […]

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