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Copyright © 2014 Howard Trottier
@ SFU since Nov. 2007
RASC Vancouver Solar Eclipse Watch(*) @ SFU: CANCELLED
It's a day of torrential rain, so our eclipse watch is cancelled. But stay tuned for our next star party, coming soon!
Construction Day 27, Fri. Oct. 17
Read the blog and see the latest Construction Picture of the Day!
(*) CAUTION: NEVER view the Sun with the unaided eye, or though binoculars or a telescope without professional filters: Doing so can cause permanent damage, including blindness, before you feel it, even if only a tiny fraction of the Sun is visible.
For more information on safe viewing of a solar eclipse consult this authoritative NASA website.
SFU OBSERVATORY CONCEPT UNVEILED!!!
On January 9 2014 SFU unveiled concept drawings for the planned Trottier Observatory and Science Courtyard. Read the press release and watch a video about the project!