April 22-30, join in local events honoring Utah’s phenomenal night skies.
South Physics Observatory
Celebrate International Dark Sky Week at these parks located an hour or less from the U’s campus.
Taking a picture and getting familiar with some new areas of campus could win you $50.
On Aug. 21, Paul Ricketts, director of the U’s South Physics Observatory, drove to Driggs, Idaho, to watch and document the total solar eclipse. Ricketts shared his take on the biggest astronomical event in decades from the point of view of an astronomy educator and celestial photographer.
All are welcome to the South Physics Observatory to stargaze and celebrate Halloween, a holiday with astronomical roots.