April 15, 2010
On the heels of Thomas Jefferson's birthday this week, the University of Virginia is also celebrating the anniversary of the McCormick Observatory on grounds.
Ricky Patterson, an astronomer at the University of Virginia, joins CBS19's Tiffani Sargent discusses the observatory's significance, restoration efforts and the Public Night program.
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