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Two eclipse-watching parties in Utah

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 12 2014 - 2:55pm

Memo to total lunar eclipse planners: Next time, how about scheduling this incredible astronomical event in prime time?

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When and where to watch the total lunar eclipse

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 12 2014 - 2:47pm

Wake up you sleepy heads, or you're going to miss it.A total lunar eclipse is headed our way Monday and Tuesday but if ever an event was geared for night owls, it's this one. Yet the sight of the full white moon possibly turning as red as a rose -- in the wee hours of the morning -- may be something worth setting that alarm for.

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WSU physics prof pokes playful fun at Greek astronomy

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Feb 12 2014 - 4:07pm

OGDEN -- Ancient Greece has long been called the "cradle of Western civilization."And it's amazing what the scholars of ancient Greece were able to figure out, said Stacy Palen, a Weber State University physics professor and the Ott Planetarium director. Palen spoke Tuesday at WSU's Stewart Library, offering a talk called "The Greeks and the...

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Two eclipse-watching parties in Utah

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 12 2014 - 2:55pm

Memo to total lunar eclipse planners: Next time, how about scheduling this incredible astronomical event in prime time?

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 12 2014 - 2:55pm


When and where to watch the total lunar eclipse

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 12 2014 - 2:47pm

Wake up you sleepy heads, or you're going to miss it.A total lunar eclipse is headed our way Monday and Tuesday but if ever an event was geared for night owls, it's this one. Yet the sight of the full white moon possibly turning as red as a rose -- in the wee hours of the morning -- may be something worth setting that alarm for.

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