ASTR101, Fall 2022
Prof: Doug Hamilton
Lecture: TuTh 11:00-12:15pm in PHYS 1412
Prof's Office Hours: PSC 1153, TuTh 12:30-2:00 or by appointment.
Prof. and TA Contact Info
Discussion Sections and Labs
Full Class Syllabus
Aug. 29, 2022.
Delayed NASA Moon Launch
THE ASTRONOMY WORKSHOP
Sep. 3, 2022. Moon Launch is on for 2:17pm today!
Live Coverage and
NASA Blog - launch scrubbed @ 11:23am.
Sep. 3, 2022. All about NASA's Space Launch System
Sep. 3, 2022. EOS
All about the Sun's 11-year Cycle
Sep. 20, 2022. Maryland Today
New Impacts on Mars
Sep. 26, 2022, 7:14pm EDT.
Sep. 27, 2022 @ 11:37am NASA Moon Launch. Delayed by Tropical Storm Ian. Now rescheduled for mid-November, 2022.
Oct. 7, 2022, 6:00pm-9:00pm
International Observe the Moon Night. Meet on McKelden Mall. Bad weather delayed this event by a week.
Nov. 8, 2022, 4:00am - 7:00am EDT
Total Lunar Eclipse. There is a partial solar eclipse visible from Europe/West Asia two weeks earlier.
Nov. 28, 2022. Moon Shot: Follow the Artemis Blog
STARS & STELLAR REMNANTS
This page contains information about this program which searches for
near Earth objects.
Rover missions: Spirit & Opportunity.
New Horizons mission to Pluto.
- Deep Impact:
Maryland Astronomy's NASA mission to crash into a comet.
- Extra Solar Planets
Astronomers have discovered thousands of planets around other stars. The list
gets longer all the time!
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