Star Party

Of all the awesome things about summer, one of the best is the great visibility of astronomical objects. After a long family work day, we retired by doing what philosophers and scientists have been doing for centuries….gaze at the heavens. Of course they didn’t have coffee cheesecake like us 21st century astronomers, but our instruments are probably similar.

If you’re wondering what some objects in the sky look like with a decent telescope, they look something like this

Saturn is pretty awesome, and its absolutely incredible to see the rings, like this

Come join us if your around after dusk. Saturn is visible until September.

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Chris Saenz Chris is the leader of the Saenz Family. He is husband to Wendy, father to Haley, Liana and Thomas, and occassionally updates this site with some neat stuff.