Upcoming Events

FIU Winter Star Party, Friday, December 1st

12/01/2017 08:00 PM

NASA update, music, munchies, giveaways, and of course telescopes will be set up to observe the night sky - weather permitting!

Latest News

Over 1000 visitors to the AstroScience center to view the Eclipse


The observatory was awash with over 1000 people, both FIU students, employees and faculty, and people from the community!

Links to Solar Eclipse news stories for FIU


Some selected links to the FIU-local Media news coverage of the eclipse.

Eclipse chasers flock to Stocker AstroScience Center


When the Great American Eclipse descended on the United States, hundreds of FIU faculty and staff, students, members of the community and media flocked to FIU’s Stocker AstroScience Center’s solar eclipse watch party.

Contact Us

Stocker AstroScience Center
Department of Physics
Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 SW 8th Street, CP 222
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: (305) 348-3964
Fax: (305) 348-6700