Resources Steward Observatory Resources The Departmental Overview gives a concise description of the many programs and capabilities within the Department of Astonomy and Steward Observatory. Large Binocular Telescope Flagship observing facility MMT Observatory The 6.5m telescope facility operated jointly with Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Located ~30 mile south of Tucson on Mt. Hopkins, AZ. NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Grant Opportunities (AAG) National Science Foundation Website. NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration Science Foundation Arizona Public/Private strategic partnerships NASA's Exoplanet Program Exoplanet Exploration Program at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory Giant Magellan Telescope Project UA is a partner in the GMT project. Steward-managed Telescope Schedules and Information