Outreach Overview

Opportunities for public involvement coming soon. For now, learn more about heliophysics!

Composite of ancient and modern depictions of the solar corona. Upper left: petroglyph of solar 
    eclipse viewed in 1097 (Chaco Culture National Historical Park). Lower right: high-resolution observation of 2013 solar 
    eclipse (© 2013 Constantinos Emmanoulidis, © 2014 Miloslav Druckmüller)

The PUNCH Outreach plan will activate the theme of Ancient & Modern Sun watching to extend helio­physics outreach to underserved and under­represented populations as well as to the broader public in the American South­west and beyond.

This image shows a composite of ancient and modern depictions of the solar corona. Upper left: An ancestral Puebloan petroglyph, interpreted as the 1097 total solar eclipse with an active corona (Chaco Culture National Historical Park). Lower right: high-resolution observation of 2013 solar eclipse (©2013 Constantinos Emmanoulidis, ©2014 Miloslav Druckmüller)