Herschel, William

A British astronomer who discovered Uranus and several of its major moons, such as Titania and Oberon.

Resources

Uranus To the eye alone, Uranus is a dull planet. It...

Radio Programs

William Herschel III Dangerous nights at the telescope Saturday, November 16, 2013
William Herschel II Making up for lost time Friday, November 15, 2013
William Herschel A musical intro for a noted astronomer Thursday, November 14, 2013
Algieba The lion's double forehead Saturday, May 21, 2011
Galactic Map Mapping the Milky Way galaxy Sunday, September 12, 2010

Featured Images

The life and times of William Herschel
Stellar Musician Thursday, November 14, 2013
Giant Discovery Monday, March 13, 2006

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