Undergraduate Visit Whipple Observatory over Spring Break

May 15, 2017
Class trip

Astronomy Undergraduates in Ay100 Observational Astronomy course over spring break went on a trip. They traveled to the Desert Museum, University of Arizona mirror lab to see telescope mirrors being made, and to Whipple observatory to observe on the 1.2-m and 1.5-m telescope collecting data for their class project.

Undergrads on roof with telescope     Rodrigo with liquid Nitrogen

Theron and Doug in Kitchen     Rodrigo cooks


Mirror lab   AY100 Visits Desert Museum