Las Cumbres Obsv (@LCO_Global )

Las Cumbres Obsv

Bio Las Cumbres Observatory: Building a network of robotic telescopes for anyone in the world to make discoveries.
Location Across the whole world
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Account created 08-10-2009 08:09:45
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Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Measuring the Age of the Universe. Relive Hubble’s monumental discovery by using real supernova spectra to create a famous Hubble Diagram.
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
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Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Agent Exoplanet. Have you ever wondered how astronomers discover planets orbiting stars outside our solar system? Find exoplanets using data from LCO in this interactive web app.
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Android : For those of you that followed my session earlier today, here is a quick sling-em together recombining of the red, green and blue images to a colour image of M16, the Eagle Nebula

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Plotting an Asteroid Light Curve. Measure the rotation period of interesting near-Earth objects by plotting and analyzing observational data collected using Asteroid Tracker.
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Today (13th May) I will be controlling a telescope in Hawaii at 1pm. I will be grabbing pics of a dying star and a gigantic gas cloud out of which stars form. You can follow on my live stream m.youtube.com/c/Stargazingwi… #FamilyStargazeWithMark #homeschooling

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: How Big is the Solar System? Learn about the size of the Solar System, beginning with the Earth and Moon and reaching out to encompass the entire Solar System.
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Calculating the Age of Solar System Objects. To find out how old these objects are try counting the number of craters on their surface!
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Plotting a Supernova Light Curve. A supernova is the explosive death of a massive star. Plot and analyze observational data to study how these objects evolve.
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Return to Earth: Build a Lander. Design, test and build a model lander to safely transport an “astronaut” to Earth.
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Star in a Box. Have you ever wondered what happens to the different stars in the night sky as they get older?
Part of the LCO Activities at Home set.
lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Activities at Home: Astronaut taste test. This is part of a special set of LCO activities which are appropriate for home lco.global/education/acti…

Twitter Web App : Looking for #quarantine activities? Print and colour Serols rainbow scene and put it in your windows. #rainbowsofhope

Twitter Web App : Great story out from Dan Clery, @sciencemagazine describing work by LCO, SOAR, Gemini Observatory and the @NatOIRLab to build the AEON Network: sciencemag.org/news/2020/02/b…