Category: Day and Night Astronomy Presentations

Homestead National Monument of America

Homestead National Monument of America

We are honored to be volunteers in the park at Homestead National Monument of America this summer during the month of May. We would like to thank Superintendent Mark Engler and Park Ranger Charlotte McDaniel for the opportunity to assist them with their astronomy presentations. What is it all about? [The Homestead Act of 1862 …

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Visiting Lunt Solar Systems in Tucson

Visiting Lunt Solar Systems in Tucson

Last fall, we purchased a Lunt 152THa solar telescope. This 152 mm (6″) f/6 hydrogen-alpha (h-alpha) telescope has supplied us with fabulous views of our nearest star, the Sun. It’s an impressive scope, and by removing the h-alpha pressure tuners, it is one that we can use for both day and night viewing. We noticed …

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