THE MOST ACTIVE STUDENTS, PARTICIPATING IN PROJECT DIVE IN THE SKY HAD THE CHANCE TO OBSERVE UNIQUE EVENT- SUN ECLIPSE. OBSERVATION ACTIVITIES WERE ORGANIZED IN KAUNAS TOWN HALL SQUARE, WHERE GAHTERED ABOUT 300 PEOPLE. ABOUT 4 TELESCOPES WERE INSTALLED TO ENJOY THIS PHENOMENA.
SUN ECLIPSE IN KAUNAS, LITHUANIA, MARCH 20, 2015.
This Sun eclipse phenomena increased citizens awareness towards astronomy. All across Lithuania people observed ecplipse in various ways and methods. They gathered in towns squares and streets, where the telescopes were installed. People waited in a queue to have a chance observe the Sun.
Our project team also was activelly involved in observation. We observed eclipse trough the telescopes and also used our own method- the glass of welders glass. Suprisingly, we were amazed by the quality of this method. Many people from the crowd wanted to try such kind of observation.
Our project team in Kaunas Town Hall
Open lesson of astronomy, Kaunas.
While we were observing Sun ecplipse in town, our primary
students had a lesson with Lina at school. They were watchig
broadcast of ecplipse from Kaunas Town Hall telescopes.