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  • Looking west toward the Ash Dome at Healdands Observatory, which will house

    Telescope update at the new Headlands Observatory

    Looking west toward the Ash Dome at Headlands Observatory, which will house As construction progresses on the new Waterfront Event Center at the Headlands International Dark Sky Park in Mackinaw City, center and site details are also com... read more
  • Shawn Malone sets the standard for aurora photography, and is the featured presenter  for our March 18 program at Headlands. You can find more of her work at Lake Superior Photography

    Catching the wind as it bears color across the sky

    By Mary Stewart Adams, Headlands Program Director The Northern Lights are by far one of the most sought-after phenomena in the night sky, but despite years of scientific research and the best-laid plans of stargazers everywhere, their oc... read more
  • Shawn Malone of Lake Superior photo beautifully captured Venus mirrored in the unusually still waters of Lake Michigan

    Wishing on Stars~A Brief History of Headlands

    By Mary Stewart Adams, Program Director This article originally appeared in the Essence of Emmet History Magazine, part IV. The entire series can be accessed online at this link: Essence of Emmet  Essence of Emmet is a four-pa... read more