At Kids Fest, I noticed the halo around the Sun; so I took a quick picture and this is what I got! I call it “Halo with Cloud.” Also known as a 22 degree halo or a sun halo, the ring is caused by sunlight passing through ice crystals in … Continue reading
The popular Kids Fest returned to the Carl Parker Center on the campus of Lamar State College-Port Arthur on Saturday, June 20th. They invited ASSET to set up an astronomical display featuring the Sun. Roger and Doug had their H-Alpha scopes and Will had a white filter scope. Sharon had … Continue reading
You are sure to have been watching these bright bodies drift ever closer together this month. If you haven’t, it is not too late! The pinnacle of this spectacle happens tomorrow evening on June 30th and will continue until July 1st. This will be the closest these bodies will be … Continue reading
Martin Dies Star Party August 16th 2014 @7pm. Come spend the evening searching the night sky! More information below.
Astronomical Society of South East Texas to host star party at Martin Dies State Park on 2/15/14. Continue reading