astronomy http://kbia.org en Venus viewing event planned at MU observatory http://kbia.org/post/venus-viewing-event-planned-mu-observatory <p>Astronomy enthusiasts and members of the public are invited to MU&rsquo;s campus observatory&nbsp;Tuesday to watch the rare planetary passage of Venus.</p><p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 13:36:26 +0000 Associated Press 15250 at http://kbia.org Venus viewing event planned at MU observatory Tracking an astronomical mystery http://kbia.org/post/tracking-astronomical-mystery-change <p>For centuries people have lived and worked in a part of coastal Peru spotted with oddly shaped hills. &nbsp;Most knew that the mounds were man made, but were they significant? &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 13:19:06 +0000 Scott Pham & Rehman Tungekar 12323 at http://kbia.org Tracking an astronomical mystery Discovering a comet http://kbia.org/post/discovering-comet <p>If you go stargazing tonight, you just might see a faint little speck with a Missouri connection.</p><p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 22:42:04 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 9383 at http://kbia.org Discovering a comet