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Current News: 2014
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December 12: Movie Night with the APO presents "Rogue Planets" More… Updated November 17

FBConnect with us on our Facebook page! Updated November 17

November 14: Movie Night with the APO presents "Asteroids" More… Updated November 3

Space historian Andrew Chaikin gave a lecture at the Wild Center More… Updated October 23

October 17: Come to a lecture and book signing by noted author and space journalist Andrew Chaikin More… Updated October 5

An 8" Meade telescope was donated to the APO by Robert McDevitt! More… Updated October 4

A video segment about the APO appeared on Mountain Lake PBS! More… Updated September 21

Take a look at some pics taken during our astrophoto workshop More… Updated August 25

August 21 - 24: Sign up today for our 3-day astrophotography workshop and introductory lecture More… Updated August 14

August 13: "Saturn: The Lord of the Rings", a free lecture at the Wild Center! More… Updated July 27

July 25: We're holding a member's only observing party More… Updated July 13

July 16: "Mars", a lecture at the Wild Center by astronomer Aileen O'Donoghue More… Updated July 14

See photos from two recent events: SUN-Day & David Aguilar Updated July 1

July 11: Join us to celebrate the Grand Opening of our Observatory! More… Updated June 25

June 22: Celebrate International SUN-Day with activities, solar observing, games & prizes! More… Updated June 20

June 19: "The Quest for Alien Worlds & Alien Life", a lecture & book signing by science author David Aguilar More… Updated June 16

Tim Connolly's photo of Comet C/2012 K1 PanSTARRS was a winning entry in a "Catching Comets" contest! More… Updated June 7

Public observing every Friday night throughout the summer! More… Updated June 7

June 6: "Pregnant Rocks & Mystic Crystals", a lecture by WPTZ Meteorologist Gib Brown More… Updated June 2

We have a lot of exciting activities planned for this summer! More… Updated May 15

More new photos of supernova SN2014J! More… Updated January 29

We have a photograph of the newly discovered supernova in M82! More… Updated January 24

An article detailing the history and progress of the APO appears today in the Adirondack Explorer! More… Updated January 20

Welcome the New Year with a beautiful photo of the Sun! More… Updated January 2


News – 2013:

The APO received a generous donation - a Starlab planetarium! More… Updated December 22

Oh no! Comet ISON did not survive its close encounter with the Sun. See our Eye on ISON page for the latest. More… Updated December 4

Did you write a haiku during this summer's family game night? Your poem is on its way to Mars! More… Updated November 20

Comet ISON is slowly brightening in the morning sky, ready for its Thanksgiving Day rendezvous with the Sun. See our Eye on ISON page for the latest info and a new photo! More… Updated November 15

Clouds didn't diminish the fun for students in the final event of the After School Program - the Star Party. More… Updated November 10


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Movie Night: "Rogue Planets"

An Episode of How the Universe Works

December 12th at 7:00 pm
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APO: The Movie
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© J.R. Miller, esq. The Adirondack Public Observatory, Inc.
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
17 November, 2014