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Crimson Moon Captivates Viewers

bloodymoon-495x396Through the Robinson Observatory “Knights Under the Stars” free event series, an early-morning April 15th Lunar Eclipse viewing drew the attention of hundreds to UCF Memory Mall. Volunteers provided telescopes for this special occasion, visible from 2:30am to 5:00am.    “This is many more people than we were expecting,” UCF astronomy student Nate Lust proclaims. […]

Science SURE is Awesome

SURE presentationThursday, April 3, students, professors and family members crowded the Pegasus Ballroom in the Student Union for the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence (SURE) Conference. The entire ballroom was covered almost wall-to-wall with fascinating and innovative research presentations. Each student had a trifold poster on display. They stood next to their work and answered questions […]

Red Moon Rising for Knights Under the Stars Event

Red moon lunar eclipseUCF wants to give you a front row seat to the first lunar eclipse visible from Florida in more than three years. From 2:30 to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, April 15, volunteers from the UCF Robinson Observatory will share several telescopes with the public on Memory Mall as part of its “Knights Under the Stars” […]