At the Usask Physics rooftop observatory, astronomy students have access to equipment used for astrophotography. This equipment includes a Celestron 11″ Rowe-Ackerman Schmidt Astrograph telescope and ZWO ASI 294 MC Pro camera. The following images were taken by astronomy students Brennan Rodgers and Rina Rast, along with astronomy professor and observatory director, Dr. Daryl Janzen. […]Read more "Imaging the Cosmos"
By Ron Waldron (This article originally appeared the May 2019 issue of Saskatoon Skies, the RASC Saskatoon Centre monthly newsletter. Reprinted here with permission from the author.) My connection with the U of S Observatory began in May of 1970. I was a grade 12 student about to graduate from Aden Bowman Collegiate when one […]Read more "The U of S Observatory 1970 – 1985: A Personal Perspective"