Unformatted text preview: This massive telescope looked like it cost a fortune and was built in this fancy white dome that opened up for viewing. The college remodeled the observatory for the new computer-controlled telescope which will be more securely mounted to take extended exposure photography. I thought it was very interesting that this viewing takes place in a room below the telescope. I was only aloud to view through the eyepiece but I was able to see some very clear images. I thought the experience was interesting and educational but had too much talking and waiting for the next viewing....
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- Winter '08
- Astronomy, Refracting telescope, Westmont Carroll Observatory, Westmont Telescope Viewing