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Explore Summer: See the Sun Up Close!

Event Type: STEM (Science-Tech-Engineering-Math)
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 8/11/2017
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
 Don’t miss this rare chance to safely view the Sun in three different wavelengths: full spectrum, hydrogen-alpha, and calcium-K, for telescopic views of prominences, filaments, and UV emissions. View the solar spectrum with spectroscopes and explore other “hot topics” in solar science with an expert. Take home solar glasses for watching the upcoming solar eclipse (while supplies last). This multigenerational program is presented by the Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project, New Mexico Chapter. Weather permitting.
Library: Brier Library