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Public Star Night – Friday June 21, 2024 – Suzanne Metlay, Ph.D.

Public Star Night – Friday, June 21, 2024

            Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker 7:30  Suzanne Metlay, Ph.D. | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00                     

Moon Missions Update: 2024

As the United States gets closer to sending Artemis 2 astronauts to lunar orbit in 2025,

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Public Star Night – Friday, May 17, 2024 – Dr Vicky Hamilton

Public Star Night – Friday, May 17, 2024

            Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker 7:30 – 8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00                     

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Mission: Early Results from Asteroid Sample Analysis

The primary objective of NASA’s Origins-Spectral Interpretation-Resource Identification-Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) mission is to explore and return a pristine sample from the asteroid Bennu to help scientists understand the origin and evolution of our solar system and,

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LTO Public Star Night – Feb 16, 2024 – Dr. John Bally

The Little Thompson Observatory

      850 Spartan Ave. Berthoud, CO 80513  

           Bringing science and math down to earth!

 

        Public Star Night – Friday, January 19, 2024

           Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

 

                 

State of Astronomy in the Multi-Wavelength,

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LTO Star Night Feb 16, 2024

The Little Thompson Observatory

      850 Spartan Ave. Berthoud, CO 80513  

           Bringing science and math down to earth!

 

        Public Star Night – Friday, January 19, 2024

           Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

 

                 

State of Astronomy in the Multi-Wavelength,

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Posted in LTO News


Public Star Night – Friday, January 19, 2024 – Dr. Gregory Wirth (updated)

Public Star Night – Friday, January 19, 2024

            Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

NOTE: Speaker presentation will be in the Berthoud High School Auditorium

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope: The Engineering Marvel Unveiling the Infrared Universe

A special presentation by 

Dr.

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Public Star Night – Friday, January 19, 2024 – Dr. Gregory Wirth

Public Star Night – Friday, January 19, 2024

            Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

NOTE: Speaker presentation will be in the Berthoud High School Auditorium

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope: The Engineering Marvel Unveiling the Infrared Universe

A special presentation by 

Dr.

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Posted in LTO News, Uncategorized


Public Star Night Tonight at 7:30PM

The Little Thompson Observatory

      850 Spartan Ave. Berthoud, CO 80513  

           Bringing science and math down to earth!

 

        Public Star Night – Friday, November 17, 2023

           Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

Tales of the Solar Corona: from Space and from Earth

   A special presentation by

Dr.

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Public Star Night – Friday, November 17, 2023 – Dr Craig deForest

The Little Thompson Observatory

      850 Spartan Ave. Berthoud, CO 80513  

           Bringing science and math down to earth!

 

        Public Star Night – Friday, November 17, 2023

           Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

Tales of the Solar Corona: from Space and from Earth

   A special presentation by

Dr.

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Posted in LTO News


Public Star Night – Friday, November 17, 2023 – Dr Craig deForest

Public Star Night – Friday, November 17, 2023

            Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

Tales of the Solar Eclipse: from Space and from Earth

A special presentation by 

Dr.

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Public Star Night – November 17, 2023 – Craig DeForest

Public Star Night – Friday, November 17, 2023

            Little Thompson Observatory

                    Doors Open:  7:00 | Guest Speaker:  7:30-8:30 | Observing at LTO: 8:30-10:00

Tales of the Solar Eclipse: from Space and from Earth

A special presentation by 

Dr.

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Posted in LTO News, Uncategorized