Category Archives: Testimonials

Winnebago County Conservation Board Star Lab History

             When I first began my job as the naturalist for the Winnebago County Conservation Board in 1985, one of the first people I met was the science coordinator for our local area education agency. (Iowa is divided up into several AEA districts whose job is to provide support services to school districts throughout the…
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Starlab Rocks Lake Placid

Reposted from Highlands Today online edition:   LAKE PLACID -- On Wednesday, the Lake Placid Elementary cafeteria had a temporary visitor: a 10.5- foot tall, 16-foot diameter inflatable planetarium called the Starlab. The portable dome is manufactured by Science First. Presenter Helmut Albrecht projected scenes of the night sky on the inner walls of the…
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