Come for the Stars, stay for the Science. Our astronomy and science Mini-Classes and Seminars are designed to convey why science matters; to ignite flames of curiosity; to stimulate an interest in the STEM fields; to have fun making discoveries along the way; to create an attitude of "Wow! I've got to find out more about this!" Click on our home page satellite map for a full-screen view of the observatory location. Our Mission: To provide hands-on scientific education in harmony with the ecosystem and Native American culture.