Activities involving the telescope
Students set up a Celestron reflector telescope on the MIT front steps, to view Jupiter. Students orient the Celestron reflector telescope so as to view the moon. Sharing the view in the reflector telescope. The moon as seen with the naked eye. Students enjoying their session with the reflector telescope. Students reading historical facsimile text. Student rolls balls down ramp. A student in the lab observes a pendulum constructed using a metal weight hanging from a drawer handle. Two students observe a pendulum constructed using a block of wood and a string.