Astronomy Images in Celebration of the Bicentennial

Name of Recipient

Liese van Zee

Description of Funded Activity

Featuring 18 images that were captured with the WIYN 0.9m telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory in 2016 and 2017, this project connects current astronomical technology, high resolution images, and the history of astronomical research conducted by faculty at IU Bloomington.

The images capture what fascinating astronomical phenomena looked like during the beginning of IU’s Bicentennial celebration.

Browse the images and learn more about IU’s connections to astronomy.