Physics Festival

Every spring, the Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Department of Aerospace Engineering host a Physics and Engineering Festival. The festival invites people of all ages to participate in fun experiments, listen to talks from our world-famous professors, and learn something new!

To learn more about the Physics Festival, please visit their website.

Below, you will find posters created by the Astronomy group that explain some of the experiments we helped put on. Enjoy!

Pyrex Fishing

Spectroscopy of Emission Line Tubes

Solar Observing

How to Make a Solar Pinhole Camera

Toast and the Speed of Light

Measure the Size of the Earth

Stellar Nurseries- How Stars Form

Herschel Experiment and Infrared Light




















Astronomy Group
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College Station, TX 77843-4242
Ph: (979) 845 7717
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