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Ursa Major: Get to know the ‘Great Bear’ this summer

Greetings, stargazers.

Summer doesn’t begin for another month, but with the Fort Lewis College semester over and the Animas River flow rate increasing, it is hard not to think of summer-type recreational activities. Maybe you can include a star party in your list of things to do.

This is also the time of year when the...


Charles Hakes is an assistant professor in the physics and engineering department at Fort Lewis College and is director of the Fort Lewis Observatory. He can be reached at hakes_c@fortlewis.edu

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