Laws Observatory, located on top of the Astronomy & Physics building on the UMC Campus in Columbia, Missouri, hosts a number of small telescopes, a computer room and an astronomy exhibit room with a collection of autographed pictures from NASA Mission Control, astronauts, engineers and people connected with NASA. The Observatory is open every Wednesday night from 8 - 10 pm (weather permitting), except holidays.
10/10/2019: We're testing a Meade LX200 14-inch that was donated to us a while ago. Stay tuned!
Prof. Angela Speck has left Mizzou. We thank her for her service over the years, and wish her best luck at the UT San Antonio.
Comet Holmes, taken using the 16" Celestron Scmidt Cassagrain in 2007 October (Image Credit: Valentine Germann)