Join the NC Statewide Star Party April 16-17

April 9, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Stargazers of all ages will be part of the 9th annual North Carolina Statewide Star Party on Friday, April 16 and Saturday, April 17. With a theme of the Moon and Mars, the event is...

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Astronomer Brian Baker

NC’s Outer Albemarle Peninsula Offers an Ideal Nightscape

February 4, 2019 | Lee Cannon

Astronomer Brian Baker (above) will participate in the Nightscape project’s first free public Star Party on Feb. 5, 6 to 9 p.m., at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head. Photo courtesy of A Time for Science. Guest post writer...

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North Carolina Asks, “Anyone Out There?” During Annual Star Parties

April 20, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

The 2018 North Carolina Science Festival features the Statewide Star Party as a signature event, with generous grant support from the North Carolina Space Grant. During this years 6th annual Statewide Star Party, astronomy clubs,...

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