“It’s place that offers a very clear night sky view. Telescopes are pre-installed there, and facilities of food, camping, etc., are also available. Many successful astronomical events have been observed from the place. That’s why it’s a good place to stargaze for anyone from a beginner to a professional astrophotographer.”
Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky radio series in 1991 and founded EarthSky.org in 1994. Today, she serves as Editor-in-Chief of this website. She has won a galaxy of awards from the broadcasting and science communities, including having an asteroid named 3505 Byrd in her honor. A science communicator and educator since 1976, Byrd believes in science as a force for good in the world and a vital tool for the 21st century. "Being an EarthSky editor is like hosting a big global party for cool nature-lovers," she says.