UNL Department of Physics and Astronomy-Observatories

Behlen Observatory Public Night - 9/22/2017

Behlen Observatory will be open to the public from 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. on Friday, September 22. Join us Friday, September 22 for a chance to see a number of beautiful celestial objects including the Ring Nebula, the Hercules Star Cluster, a very thin Waxing Crescent Moon, and the planet Saturn. UNL instructors and members of the Society of Physics Students will be on hand between viewings with amazing science demonstrations and lectures.

Behlen Observatory-30 inch telescope

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