The MTSU Department of Physics and Astronomy resumes First Friday Star Parties for the spring semester this week.
John Wallin kicks things off with “Darkness Fell Over the Land — Eclipses in Religion and History” at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, in Wiser-Patten Science Hall Room 102.
Wallin is professor and director of the MTSU computational science doctoral program. To learn more about the program, visithttp://www.mtsu.edu/programs/computational-science-phd/.
The star parties are free and open to the public. To find Wiser-Patten Science Hall and nearby parking, visit http://tinyurl.com/MTSUParkingMap.
Other star parties this semester include:
- March 3 — “Solar Science,” led by JanaRuth Ford.
- April 14 — “The 2017 Great American Eclipse at MTSU,” led by Chuck Higgins.
- May 5 — “Funky Fizix in Film,” led by Eric Klumpe.