Sparking an interest in science by creating long-lasting relationships between elementary and early middle school students and astronomers is the goal of the Dark Skies, Bright Kids outreach program at the University of Virginia. Read about it in the Summer 2014 issue of Mercury.
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If youd like to sample a recent Mercury article, here’s a previously published piece from Mercury’s electronic archives that you can download: “So You Want to be a Professional Astronomer” by Duncan Forbes.