Observatory Scientists Share Latest Research

Our scientists are in demand! Several are being featured on podcasts and other digital media.

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WPHS Astronomy Students Present On World Stage

Wheeling Middle School science teacher Debbie McKay, left, and two former students — Wheeling Park High School freshman Brooke Sikole and sophomore Josie Long — reflect on their recent trip to Honolulu and the 2020 American Astronomical Society Conference. The students presented to the world scholars findings on their research on determining the size of pulsars.

Two Wheeling Middle School astronomy students reached for the stars two years ago to learn about pulsars, and this month they presented the results of their research to the world’s scientific community in Honolulu.

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Holiday Asteroid Imaged with NASA Radar


Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR/NSF/GBO
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