Transit of Venus Blog
Michiana-STEM Astro Blog
From the visitor's map at Astronomy 2009 Island in Second Life, teleport to the Let There Be Night dome (it's overhead in the clouds).
A selection of Chuck's short videos, including YMCA AstroCamp; Why we have leap years; Galileo: "I'm just a rational guy"; and Turtle Hatch Activity.
Videos that relate specifically to the transit of Venus and similar phenomena.
GLPA Papers, Posters, and Workshops: 1992-2011misc/what-the-chuck/255-glpa-papers-posters-workshops-1992-2010
Papers, posters, and workshops, as PDF excerpts from Proceedings of the Great Lakes Planetarium Association (GLPA); courtesy of the GLPA, with much thanks to Proceedings Editor Dale Smith.
Transit of Venus Calendarmisc/what-the-chuck/289-calendar
Talks and appearances preceding the 2012 transit of Venus.
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Contact Chuck Bueter
[November 2012: migrating emphasis to www.nightwise.org.]
Advocating for dark skies to improve personal safety, save money and energy, benefit the nocturnal kingdom, preserve the night sky, and improve quality of life.
Paper Plate Education
A large collection of hands-on activities (with emphasis on astronomy) that use simple and inexpensive paper plates to support lesson plans.
A fun astronomy camp for kids, with emphasis on learning the night sky and using telescopes under dark skies.
The PHM Planetarium serves the Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation in northern Indiana with regular school programs and public shows alike. The facility contains the autographed picture of every U.S. astronaut who has flown in space, along with significant spaceflight pioneers from around the world.