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Star gazers and casual viewers were able to watch the Orionid Meteor Shower on Monday and Tuesday night. According to BBC, optimal viewing hours were from 11:30 p.m. to dawn. This photo, while it does not contain meteors, shows the progress of the stars moving across the night sky in Ashmore, Illinois.

Elizabeth Wood, Photo Editor

October 23, 2019

Music reflects astronomers’ contributions

Jenny Brown, a trumpet instuctor, and Will Porter, a trombone instructor, perform one of the five movements from “Celestial Suite” Wednesday afternoon at Booth Library. The five movements each highlight an astronomer or physicist.

Melissa Jabek, Contributing Writer

March 27, 2019

Eastern’s brass quintet blasted the audience away with “Celestial Suite,” a piece featuring five individual movements, in conjunction with Booth Library’s exhibit “On the Shoulders of Giants: The Moon and Beyond.” There were five movements in the piece composed by James Stephenson; ea...

‘Celestial Suite’ to connect sacred music, astronomy

Staff Report

March 26, 2019

A program is being held to showcase the relationship between astronomy and sacred music in Booth Library. The event will be Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. in the Booth Library Atrium. Celestial Suite is a musical piece in five movements representing astronomers and physicists, including Copernicus, Galileo,...

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