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Viewing the Universe with Telescopes

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NASA Katherine Johnson IV&V Facility

100 University Drive

Fairmont, WV 26554

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Learn how to use our class set of Celestron Firstscopes, as well as the the more sophisticated NexStar 4SE Computerized Telescope and WiFi

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Gaze into the history of astronomy to learn about the origin and evolution of the field of astronomy alongside the technology used to explore the vast universe. Learn how to use celestial coordinates and star hopping techniques to navigate the celestial sphere and create your own planisphere. Also, develop an understanding of planetary orbits and use the SkyPortal App, WiFi Refractor Telescope, NexStar 4SE Computerized telescope, and Celestron’s Firstscope to hunt for planets.

This training is intended for adults only.

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