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7:09 am on Thursday March 18, 2010

Last chance until fall to check out the stars at CofC's observatory

Tonight, March 18, is the last open house at the College of Charleston observatory before they put a hold on the program as the summer haze begins to fill the sky.  The Post and Courier has details on what's up for seeing.  If you've never been...
10:51 am on Friday April 3, 2009

CofC opens observatory holds public star viewing

Image by Flickr user moonkriddlerImage by 20090403-venus.jpg The College of Charleston Observatory will be hosting an open house Friday, April 3, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The Society of Physics Students will have several demonstrations set up there...
11:51 am on Thursday February 12, 2009

Seeing stars at C of C observatory's open house

Image by Image: Steve Crane; Video: Geoff Marshall/TheDigitelImage by 20090217-venus.jpgA telescope in Charleston? Bet you didn’t know that … did you? Neither did I. Which is why when we got word of an observatory down at the College of Charleston...