Western Washington University   College of Sciences and Technology   Physics/Astronomy Dept.   Bellingham, WA USA
 
Pinky in Space

Pinky in Space



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48 deg 44.14 min north latitude
122 deg 29.11 min west longitude

Displays & Exhibits
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The planetarium features some of the award winning astrophotography of the world famous Keystone Astronomers, including works by RL.Dietz. and B.P. Snowder

Keystone Astrophotography Examples
Barringer Crater
Total Solar Eclipse
Aurora Borealis
Comet Hale-Bopp
Stonehenge

The displays include original paintings of astronomical subjects by astronomer/artist
Ralph Aeschliman

Earth-Moon
Spiral Galaxy
Globular Cluster
Stephan's Quintet
Binary Star

Artifact and Model Exhibits include a brass telescope built in 1915 with a wind-up clock drive, as well as several other antique optical devices. Also on dispay; models of NASA spacecraft such as Galileo, Magellan, Voyager, Hubble Space Telescope, International Space Station and much more.