Thursday, December 31, 2009


The StarHouse Discovery Center is now an Amazon affiliate. Go to to see some good science books, music, equipment, & toys from amazon

what a way to end the year

on Tuesday, 29 December 2009, we held a Faraday's Holiday Event ( We had much more success from it than expected: 86 people showed up, we raised almost 4x as much as we had paid for the room, & today, we made the FRONT PAGE of the Herald Journal:

& come to find out, someone (James?) has gotten ahold of the Discovery Space Simulator ( James, we really should work together.

Wednesday, December 2, 2009


After spending the summer looking for a new department at USU to sponsor the Jr Engineering program, Neil Dabb, Arno Copely, and I decided that the best way to get the program up and running again would be to create our own non-profit organization. So we have done that: the StarHouse Discovery Center, with Jr Science & Astronomy as the outreach program. Our website is Now we are looking for volunteers for our Board of Directors and Advisory Board, and a financial officer. We are also planning a Faraday-type lecture/event for the end of December. More details to follow.