HiLite

Teach for the Stars: As national interest in space initiatives increases, CHS astronomy community determines impact of astronomy education in modern day

Teach for the Stars: As national interest in space initiatives increases, CHS astronomy community determines impact of astronomy education in modern day

James Yin

May 23, 2019


Filed under Cover Story, FEATURE, feature-top, Recent Updates, Top Story

On April 11 of this year, a group of researchers working for the Event Horizon Telescope released the first-ever photo of a black hole, a celestial object from the Messier 87 galaxy. In October, scientists at the University of Bern in Switzerland plan to launch the Characterising Exoplanets Satellite...

A Starry Night: Astronomy club sponsor, leader reflect on recent planetarium show

A Starry Night: Astronomy club sponsor, leader reflect on recent planetarium show

Kris Otten

September 29, 2017


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Astronomy teacher Keith Turner and students held a planetarium show at the CHS planetarium on Sept. 28. Doors opened to the public at 7 p.m. and the show began at 7:30 p.m. with tickets selling for $4 for adults and $2 for children, seniors, and CHS students. According to Turner, preparations leading up...