astronomy

The Science—and Luck—of the Two Upcoming Eclipses in Texas

September 27, 2023 | By Asher Elbein

A Guide to the Upcoming Eclipses in Texas

September 27, 2023 | By Layne Van Vranken

Experience Life in Texas’ Highest Community at McDonald Observatory

March 24, 2022 | By Joe Nick Patoski

The astronomical research station in the Davis Mountains welcomes visitors for star parties and a sky-high lodge

Galaxy Quest

January 9, 2013 | By E. Dan Klepper

The summit of Mount Locke, home to McDonald Observatory, pokes into a particularly isolated patch of the rural West Texas sky, making it a very dark place to be on a moonless night.

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