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The Lowell Observatory

Lowell Observatory is located in Flagstaff, Arizona. It was established in 1894 by Dr. Percival Lowell. Dr. Percival borrowed several telescopes and managed to collect a small staff and began making observations of the sky. In 1896, Dr. Percival got a 24-inch Alvan Clark refracting telescope that was 32 feet ....

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.... Mesa Telescope. Their ninth telescope is located in Western Australia. Many of these nine telescopes are equipped with state of the art electronic cameras, auxiliary instrumentation and spectrographs. Recently they have gotten the privilege to have the access to the Navy Optical Interferometer. Lowell does a lot with NASA too; the astronomers often use NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to help with their research. A lot of research has been done at this observatory, including the discovery of the evidence of expanding of the universe in 1912-1917 and the successful search of the n ....

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