Ken Coles, Geoscience, participated in Astronomy Night at Allegheny Observatory, part of the White House Frontiers Conference in Pittsburgh, on October 13, 2016. Conference participants, students, and members of the public observed the heavens through telescopes, including one set up by Coles.
Photo by John Holtz
The conference was co-hosted by Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh. It focused on science, technology, and innovation and the associated challenges and goals for the future in the U.S.