UNL Department of Physics and Astronomy-Observatories

Behlen Observatory Public Night - 2/23/2018

Behlen Observatory will be open to the public from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23. Join us Friday, February 23 for a chance to see a number of beautiful celestial objects including the Great Orion Nebula, the Seven Sisters Star Cluster, and a Waxing Gibbous Moon pierced by a horn of Taurus the Bull. 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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