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SUMMER SKY OBSERVING SCHEDULED AT PARI
(April 27, 2016) – The public is invited to get a preview of the summer skies with a special observing session at the PARI Nature Center, May 13. The evening’s activities will include a tour of the PARI campus and, weather permitting, observations using PARI telescopes.
DAYTIME TRANSIT OF MERCURY OBSERVATION SCHEDULED FOR DOWNTOWN BREVARD
(April 25, 2016) – The public is invited to watch the planet Mercury travel across the face of the Sun May 9 from 7:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the Transylvania County Library in Brevard. PARI astronomers will be on hand with solar telescopes that will allow viewers to safely look directly at the Sun.
PARI HOSTS ANNUAL SPACE DAY OPEN HOUSE
(April 20, 2016) – The Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) is hosting its annual Space Day open house Saturday, May 7, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The 200-acre campus will be open to the public for activities and events that are suitable for all ages. Campus admission is free. There will be a nominal charge for certain activities.
PLANET MERCURY TO TRANSIT THE SUN
(April 13, 2016) – Astronomers at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) note that on the morning of Monday, May 9 the planet Mercury can be seen passing across the face of the Sun. The astronomers warn, however, that proper precautions must be taken to avoid damage to the eye.
ETA AQUARID METEORS TO BE VISIBLE
(April 13, 2016) – Astronomers at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) remind the public of the annual Eta Aquarid meteor shower in May.
PARI AWARDED GRANT FOR ROSMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL FIELD TRIP
(April 11, 2016) – PARI has been awarded a $2,500 grant to facilitate a field trip to PARI by students from Rosman Middle School. The grant is from the Biogen Foundation’s Ignite the Power of STEM program, administered by the North Carolina Community Foundation.
 

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