The night sky is wondrous, filled with countless swirling galaxies, the planets, the moon, and so much more. Many of these sights are easily visible from Earth, but few people have witnessed them personally.
The Little Thompson Observatory can change that for you. Our mission is to help people of all ages learn about the universe by offering a first-hand experience with astronomy...
For our April program, our speaker is Dr John Spencer from the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder. Dr. Spencer discusses the many remarkable things that we already know about the Pluto system, the long journey of New Horizons from conception to the launch pad, and how we will use the spacecraft to revolutionize our understanding of Pluto and its surroundings.
For more information: www.pluto.jhuapl.edu/