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Earth Strikes Back! NASA’s Planetary Defense Mission: Impact Party

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Once-In-A-Lifetime Event Buy Tickets Be a part of NASA’s first-ever planetary defense test mission! DART, or the Double Asteroid Redirection Test, is NASA’s first mission to demonstrate asteroid deflection by a kinetic impactor. On September 26th, NASA will be smashing a spacecraft into the smaller member of the binary asteroid system Didymos.  NASA has partnered […]

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Findlay Toyota International Astronomy Day

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

To celebrate International Astronomy Day, we’re offering free general admission for all Coconino County residents after 5pm on October 1, 2022! Join us for science talks, tours, stargazing, and more. Sponsored by our friends at Findlay Toyota Flagstaff.

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

This Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet Shih-Yun Tang! He is a PhD student studying NIR and optical spectra to search for the youngest exoplanets around T Tauri stars. He is also working with Professor Tyler Robinson at NAU to model ultracool objects’ atmosphere using the 1D radiative-convective model. Take a peek at […]

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Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]

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Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

This Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet Planetary Astronomer, Dr. Larry Wasserman! Dr. Wasserman was part of a team of astronomers that conducted the Deep Ecliptic Survey, a systematic search of the Kuiper belt, a large area beyond Neptune that is populated with tens of thousands of so-called Kuiper belt objects (KBOs). He […]

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

This Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet Dr. Michael West! Dr. West’s research focuses primarily on galaxy cannibalism, clusters of galaxies, and the large-scale structure of the universe. He has been the Principal Investigator for six Hubble Space Telescope projects to date, and co-Investigator on numerous others. Take a peek at real-time images […]

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]

Recurring

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]

Recurring

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]

Recurring

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]

Recurring

Meet An Astronomer

Lowell Observatory 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd., Flagstaff

Every Saturday, come up to Mars Hill and meet a Lowell astronomer, planetary scientist, or researcher! Take a peek at real-time images of planets, stars, galaxies and other celestial objects to be displayed on a large television screen outdoors with our new MallinCam. This is your opportunity to see interesting objects in the night sky, […]