Apr 042010
 
Sunny Day on Kitt Peak National Observatory

On Saturday my younger daughter and I drove 60 miles west to Kitt Peak National Observatory, located on the Tohono O’odham reservation. Ostensibly I was looking for wildflowers — ’tis the season and all — but mostly I wanted to hang out with my excellent little traveling companion and goggle at the big telescopes atop […]

A Night at Kitt Peak National Observatory

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Mar 222008
 
A Night at Kitt Peak National Observatory

On Thursday evening my older daughter and I participated in the Kitt Peak National Observatory nightly observing program, which was really cool. Some photos below, and more over on my gallery. I definitely recommend this for folks interested in astronomy, though be sure to make reservations a few weeks ahead of time and be flexible, […]