Arsenic: Poison and Building Block for Life?
A Close Encounter with Mars
Submitted on Monday, 9/13/2010, at 8:19 PM
The Lonely Planets
George Greenstein,the Sidney Dillon Professor of Astronomy
Interview by Peter Rooney
Amherst College’s Wilder Observatory and Bassett Planetarium to Unveil Two Mural-Sized Images of the Spiral Galaxy Messier 101 Feb. 15
February 5, 2009
Contact: Steve Sauter
Director of the Bassett Planetarium
AMHERST, Mass.—Witness a special event on Sunday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. at Amherst College’s Wilder Observatory on Snell Street in Amherst when two new mural-sized images taken by NASA’s Great Observatories—the Hubble Space Telescope, Spitzer Space Telescope and Chandra X-ray Observatory—will be unveiled to the public.