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The stars, Saturn, gold dust and frogs ... Mohican Wildlife Weekend has it all

Mansfield News Journal - 4 months ago
Mike Romine of the Richland Astronomical Society brought various types of space rocks, including pieces of Mars and the moon. Romine said it is the first year the group, which operates the Warren...

From idea to reality

Astronomy Magazine - 4 months ago
Having done countless programs for the public as a member of the Columbus Astronomical Society (CAS) and a volunteer at Perkins Observatory near Delaware, Ohio, I had been on the receiving end of...

Rain didn't wash away excitement for John Glenn Astronomy Park opening

Logan Daily News - 2 months ago
Retired electrical engineer, astrophotographer and past President at the Columbus Astronomical Society Isaac Cruz spoke to The Logan Daily News saying he helped with the design of the slots, which...

Expect more visitors to Tri-Cities as $10 million Discovery Hall opens

Tri-City Herald - 4 months ago
A hundred people will gather in Richland on Tuesday, just a day after a $9.8 million building constructed to allow scientists to gather and collaborate opened at Pacific Northwest National...

Tri-City things to do for June 22-June 30

Tri-City Herald - 2 months ago
Star Party at the Reach, 8:30-11 p.m., The Reach, 1943 Columbia Park Trail, Richland. Free. Tri-City Astronomy Club members bring their telescopes and their passion for astronomy to share with the...

Can You Trust Richland County's Eclipse Glasses?

WLTX.com - 12 months ago
Richland County councilman Jim Manning said the county is failing its citizens by handing out eclipse glasses that may not be safe. "As a government, we have a responsibility to go above and...

John Glenn Astronomy Park close to completion

Logan Daily News - 9 months ago
He noted that it was built by Mark Vanderaar of the Richland Astronomical Society. Hoehne expressed that its large mirror will give astounding views of star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies for those...

What time will Dallas see the super-rare, super blue blood moon Wednesday?

Dallas News - 7 months ago
Brookhaven College and the Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas will be hosting a viewing from 5 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. The free event will be held on the west side of building F at the college...

Tri-City things to do for May 4-13

Tri-City Herald - 3 months ago
Call 509-786-2180. Hanford High presents 'Little Shop of Horrors', 7:30-9 p.m., Hanford High School Auditorium, 450 Hanford St., Richland. .... Planetarium shows, “Two Small Pieces of...

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The stars, Saturn, gold dust and frogs ... Mohican Wildlife Weekend has it all

Mansfield News Journal - 4 months ago
Romine said it is the first year the group, which operates the Warren Rupp Observatory, brought a display to Wildlife Weekend. The display accompanied a large inflatable indoor planetarium in which...

Family helping Lizzy Myers, 5, see world before blindness

Mansfield News Journal - 3 yearss ago
BELLVILLE – Even with a dimming filter the glow of the moon lit up Elizabeth Myers's face as she peered into giant telescope Big Blue at Warren Rupp Observatory Tuesday night. After many nights...

Stingel Elementary students learn through outreach programs

Richland Source - 9 months ago
The highlight of the night came later in the evening when the space station and Saturn came into view. Several of the volunteers from Warren Rupp shared their knowledge about astronomy and telescopes...

How to safely view the solar eclipse in Mansfield

Mansfield News Journal - 1 years ago
MANSFIELD - America is gearing up for the solar event of a lifetime, but if you're hoping to see the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, you'll want to make plans now. Looking directly at the...

Lizzy Myers' parents want to help other children with vision impairment

Mansfield News Journal - 12 months ago
LEXINGTON - The parents of Lizzy Myers, the little girl who may lose her eyesight, saw her story attract international attention. Because people responded so strongly to the Lexington girl's...

Circus in Lexington raises money for Visual Bucket List Foundation

Richland Source - 3 months ago
Through the generosity of others, Lizzy has received a private tour at the Warren Rupp Observatory and went on a trip to Rome. This inspired the family to give back, which they've done since...

Lizzy in Rome: 'The whole trip was a miracle,' mom says

Mansfield News Journal - 2 yearss ago
Editor's Note: Former News Journal reporter Kaitlin Durbin wrote the first story about Lizzy Myers' visit to the Warren Rupp Observatory on July 30, 2015. The story sparked international...

Pope Francis Blesses Eyes of US Girl, 5, Who Is Going Blind

NBCNews.com - 2 yearss ago
Lizzy gave the pope a piece of a meteorite she was given when she was a special guest at the Warren Rupp Observatory in Mansfield, Ohio, one of the first places on her parents' list. Her mother...

Tammy Plotner Has Passed Away

Universe Today - 4 yearss ago
Hi, I'm Mike Romine, the current president of the Richland Astronomical Society, at Warren Rupp Observatory, in Mansfield, Ohio. This email is to inform you, and I hope you'll pass it along...

 

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