Zacheis Planetarium and ASU Observatory

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Zacheis Planetarium

Solar Eclipse viewing on ASU campus

Adams State will be hosting a public viewing session for the solar eclipse on August 21, on the sidewalk outside the planetarium, from 10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  There will be a couple of telescopes with solar filters, and one … Continue reading

Fall Movie Schedule Announced

This fall Zacheis Planetarium will be hosting free public movies (always a double feature!) on Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Over the summer we added 12 new movies to the library, and we will be showing one as part of … Continue reading

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Adams State University Observatory

Solar Eclipse 2017 talk at Planetarium, April 13

On the evening of Thu., April 13, I will be giving a public talk at the planetarium about the Total Solar Eclipse that will cross the U.S. on August 21.  First I will explain what a solar eclipse is and … Continue reading

Observatory Open House April 15, 2017

On Sat., April 15, the ASU Observatory will be open to the public for a star tour and deep-sky viewing.  We will spend some time showing visitors how to use the free star charts we will have available, and we … Continue reading