Countdown to ACEAP 2017 in Chile

The waves on the bottom of the Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program (ACEAP) badge below represent the different kinds of light studied at the observatories that ACEAP will visit in Chile. The shortest wavelengths represent optical light, the same wavelengths of light that our eyes perceive as red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and violet. […]

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Exploring the Extraordinary

It is with admiration that I post today about the exciting research and resulting TED talk by my fellow Georgia State Astronomy alum Dr. Tabetha Boyajian: Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence On March 7, 2009, the Kepler telescope mission launched, its main objective to explore the structure and diversity of planetary systems outside of our own Solar […]

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