Event Reports

Jan 04

Cosmic Unknown

The great unknown within its flow has vast galactic heights aglow with heavens' past in astral vaults in schemes of intricate gestalts that strain the brain to vertigo. Yet on... Read More...

Dec 30
2019

A Hoag’s Object Lesson

This rare cosmic rendering in review a galaxy nucleus shows with a circular ring of young stars blue that around the gold center goes. Hoag, the discoverer, gave it his... Read More...

Dec 30
2019

STATISTICS OF ASTRONOMY QUIZZES AWB-SERBIA

Every 15th of the month, except in April, AWB is organizing a small quiz featuring 10 questions on a selected astronomical subject. This quiz can be participated by all interested... Read More...

Dec 29
2019

Annular Solar Eclipse 2019 Island-wide Project by NCAS

by NCAS

Nalanda College Astronomical Society (NCAS) and Nalanda College Alumni Astronomical Society (NCAAS) organized an island-wide project for the 2019 December 26 Annular Solar Eclipse, which included carrying out 6 observation... Read More...

Dec 29
2019

Proper Solar Safety

Activities like the annular solar eclipse last December 26 often get a lot of media attention. Astronomers and telescope manufacturers always caution against directly viewing the Sun, but sometimes the... Read More...

Dec 29
2019

Hamadryas Arete Planetarium Project .

Hamadryas arete is the name of the rare Starry Sky Butterfly, an itinerant Domestic planetarium light as the flight of a butterfly is where we got the inspiration for the... Read More...

Dec 28
2019

Kai shares a link to Sky-Lights.org

by Kai Staats

AWB Update - December 18, 2019 at 4:32 PM Dan Heim provides insight to the Rotation of the Lunar Disk From Moonrise to Moonset: Sky-Lights.org Q&A: Rotation of the Lunar... Read More...

Dec 27
2019

Us and the Eclipses or How to Create a Model of Astrohumanistic Gala in a Central Observatory

Celestial Earth city's observatory astro-cathedral Cosmic people in astrohumanistic show - decors as actors In 2019-12-18 the Admiral Vasile Urseanu Bucharest Municipal Observatory hosted the astrohumanistic gala of the Romanian... Read More...

Dec 25
2019

Partial Solar Eclipse observation Ahmedabad

*SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING* *26th December 2019* 1AU in association with Hiramani School is happy to invite you for viewing the *Rare Celestial Event of Solar Eclipse* from Hiramani campus on... Read More...

Dec 20
2019

December 26, Annular Solar Eclipse Observing Public Camp at Ancient Jaffna Fort, Sri Lanka

Astronomical Research Institute, Sri Lanka (ARIS) collaborating with Anandian Astronomical Association, Star Party group and Mount K Adventure Resort organizes a public camp for observing the annular solar eclipse which... Read More...

Dec 19
2019

Happy Holidays Boomerang Message

Nebular Boomerang, as you're so called, you look like an hourglass-shaped bow tie, since your nearly symmetric lobes are sprawled to remind one more of a butterfly. Unable to view... Read More...

Dec 17
2019

THINK GEOGRAPHY, THINK GOD

I want to thank everyone for the successful Geography Exam Competition tagged "Think Geography, Think God". The competition were focused majorly on Space and space related topics. Thanks to the... Read More...

Dec 16
2019

Santa

Lots of gifts, toys and such, I am the one the children love so much. It is usually snowing this time of year. I give the head to my reindeer.... Read More...

Dec 16
2019

Astrotreasures in Romania (19)

The current Bucharest Municipal Observatory was created in 1910 by Admiral Vasile Urseanu, the president of the Flammarion Romanian Astronomical Society, which was founded in 1908 by Victor Anestin, also... Read More...

Dec 16
2019

After the Traces of Galileo Galilei

A sequence which was taken in the University of Padua (Padova in Italian, founded in 1222), where Galileo Galilei was a respectable professor of mathematics and researcher in astronomy in... Read More...