National Park Service: Constellation Talk

Join Grand Canyon National Park’s Astronomer in Residence, Dean Regas for a Constellation Talk to learn the science, mythology, and history of the stars under one of the darkest night skies in the world.

Meet at Grand Canyon Visitor Center – 7 pm – Dress Warm. Weather Dependent.

Regas has been the astronomer for the Cincinnati Observatory since 2000 and was co-host of the PBS program “Star Gazers” from 2010 to 2019. He is the author of the books “Facts from Space” and “100 things to See in the Night Sky,” and is a contributing editor to Sky and Telescope Magazine and a contributor to Astronomy Magazine. When asked about how he plans to spend his residency, Regas shared, “My main goal during my time as Grand Canyon’s Astronomer in Residence is to share my passion for the universe with visitors.”

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Info desk
928-638-7888

  • Audience: Youth, Teen, Adult
  • Genre: Arts, Culture & Social Science, Space & Astronomy
  • Type: Presentation

The event is finished.

Date

Dec 04 2021
Expired!

Time

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Cost

Free with Park Entrance Fee

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Location

Grand Canyon National Park - South Rim
8 S. Entrance Rd., Grand Canyon Village, AZ, 86023
Website
https://www.nps.gov/grca/index.htm

Organizer

National Park Service
Website
https://www.nps.gov/index.htm
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