This April, astronomy communities around the world hold events in celebration of Global Astronomy Month. It's an opportunity to bring people together through a common love of the stars and discover something new. Register Your Event Are you hosting an astronomy event in April in celebration of Global Astronomy Month? Be sure to register it! We'll help raise awareness and promote your event to the astronomy community. Register your event now Find Events Near You Check out the event list and the world map of events to see what events are planned in your area. And look for events online...

Submit your entry in the GAM 2017 AstroPoetry Contest below. Name * City and Country * Email Address * Mailing Address * Category * Children grades 1-6 Children & Young Adults Grades 7-12 Open (Adults) Type your poem here * Submit Thank you for your submission. The contest winners will be chosen by a panel of judges. Prizes will be announced later. Return to the GAM Astropoetry Program Page The contest winners will be chosen by a panel of judges. Prizes to be announced later. - See more at: Please turn on javascript to submit your data. Thank you!

Mike Simmons (USA), Chair Christie McMonigal (Australia), Project Manager For Media Related Questions contact Mike Simmons For all GAM Program Related Questions contact Christie McMonigal Communications Andrew Fazekas (Canada) AstroArts Programs Daniela De Paulis (Netherlands) Bob Eklund (USA), AstroPoetry Contest GAM Blog Shima Baradan (Australia) Dark Sky Awareness Connie Walker (USA)

Sponsor Global Astronomy Month 2017 Be a part of the biggest annual worldwide astronomy event and help make it better than ever! Global Astronomy Month is a great opportunity to reach the broadest possible audience. There is a range of sponsorship opportunities that is sure to have a plan that fits your needs. Special for GAM 2017: The Global Star Party is the Opening Event of GAM 2017 on April 1! The world will be watching. SunDay on April 23 focuses on the US total eclipse in August, a historic event! Contact us about these and other programs or events...

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Jul 18

Glitter Festival 2017 - Year of Cultural Astronomy.

Every year in August at the winter algee here in Goias, the Gunstar team holds the Glitter Festival and an... Read More...

Jul 18

Goiania the city of the world with greater participation in Asteroid Day 2017

Our organization Gunstar in the figure of our president Clayton Gubio dos Santos participated as regional coordinator of Asteroid Day... Read More...

Jul 18

Gunstar Team HeadQuarters in Goiania

The gunstar team opens its physical headquarters to better serve the space public and give support and seriousness to the... Read More...

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Global Astronomy Month 2017

Global Astronomy Month (GAM), organized each April by Astronomers Without Borders, is the world's largest global celebration of astronomy. GAM 2017 brings new ideas and new opportunities, again bringing enthusiasts together worldwide to celebrate Astronomers Without Borders' motto One People, One Sky.
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Stargazing Party

Date: 12 August 2017 to 13 August 2017
Location: Jurbarkas
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