|'Scopes from afar. Credit: Matías Díaz|
|'Scopes from afar. Credit: me|
|Baade (foreground) and Clay (background) Telescopes. Credit: Matías Díaz|
|Clay, ready to go! Credit: Matías Díaz|
|PFS Team for June/July 2015 Run. (L-R) Jeff Crane, Paul Butler, me, Matías Díaz. Credit: Hugo Rivera (TO)|
|Finding planets and watching the U.S.A. Women's team win their World Cup Match against China |
(this photo was taken moments before the single goal of the game was scored by the U.S.A.)
Here is a beautiful video by another Las Campanas Belle, Anna Frebel (who tweets at @annafrebel), that shows how the sky changes across a night of observing here in the Southern Hemisphere.
And here is what a pretty good night looks like to an optical spectroscopist:
Oh, and as promised, here was the food-art from last night's dinner. I did not partake (it was obviously not vegan), but I certainly appreciated the mastery. Thanks, Chef Hector!
|Beautiful salmon, veggie, and rice-filled pastry from the amazing Chef Hector at|
Las Campanas Observatory. Those are individually-cut leaves, with veins and stems
drawn in! Credit: Jeff Crane