Learn about star-gazing on our blog, check out the views from our telescopes during live webcasts from our Public Observatory, explore the history of astronomy through our artifact collection, and more.
Explore the Universe Exhibition
Find out how our understanding of the universe has changed in our Explore the Universe gallery.
Exploring Space Lecture Series
Learn more about the history and future of astronomy through our archived lectures.
Search our collections for objects related to astronomy.
Astronomy Objects in our Collection
Learn about observing the Sun and nearby planets with our astronomy educators in our Public Observatory.
Find out more about orbital dynamics and more with our online activities.
How Things Fly Activities
A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and the Earth, and blocks the bright light of the Sun’s surface from view, and captures our attention.
Look up at the sky. What do you see? This simple question can spark a lifetime of curiosity about the universe. Whether you are in a city or hiking through a park, our astronomy experts provide tools to help you inspire astronomical awe in learners of all ages.