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Bob King

Duluth, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Bob King

Bob has been watching the sky since he was 10 years old and sharing its wonders through writing and community education for many years. He is the photo editor for the Duluth News Tribune. He writes the Astro Bob blog, has authored two books on the night sky, and believes that knowledge of the heavens deepens our sense of wonder about the universe.

Current Courses Offered by Bob King

Teaser image for <p>Comet, Eclipse and Aurora: Exploring the Night Sky Online</p>

Comet, Eclipse and Aurora: Exploring the Night Sky Online

After getting oriented on celestial motions we'll spend the remainder of the first session and all of the second preparing for the upcoming almost-total partial lunar eclipse, a bright binocular comet and the possibility of northern lights as solar activity increases. Join instructor Astro Bob for two online sessions exploring…
Wed, Nov 3rd, 2021  –  Wed, Nov 10th, 2021
7:00-8:30pm CST two Wednesdays, November 3 and 10
Instructor: Bob King

Past Courses Offered by Bob King

Get to Know the Night Sky: Online Course

Stargazing for Beginners

Stargazing with a Telescope: How to Buy a Good Telescope for a Decent Price