Science Camp at Mines Elementary School

Stargazing with students, teachers,and parents at Mines Elementary School, Quezon City, as part of their Science Camp which aims to develop students’ awareness and appreciation of the beauty of heavenly bodies. Saturn, currently in opposition, presented the best possible view of its rings through a telescope, while the moon was also observed to have dimmed considerably as it enters Earth’s penumbral shadow during the partial lunar eclipse which also occurred during the stargazing activity (April 25-26, 2013).

For a list of stargazing events, click here.

Night Sky in Focus
Astronomy and Amateur Radio
© Anthony Urbano (Manila, Philippines)

2 thoughts on “Science Camp at Mines Elementary School

  1. It’s a rare opportunity to see the full moon and the beautiful Saturn. I realized that there are really impossible things in the sky.Amazing!Thanks Sir Eteny…..

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