Adventures in Science

AstroExplorers: Pulsars, Quasars, and Magnetars
(Grades 4 and 5)

January 27, 2018

NGC 4414

We can see galaxy NGC-4414, but is it real, or just part of a computer simulation?

© NASA


Images of far-away galaxies and glowing nebulas are transfixing and beautiful—but what about the objects in space barely visible or completely hidden from our view? Investigate these mysterious objects that elude explanation and to this day pose more questions than they answer.

Grades 4 and 5—Saturday Workshops

AstroExplorers: Pulsars, Quasars, and Magnetars
Saturday, January 27
10 am–5 pm | $125 ($115 Members)