Event Reports

Jun 07

Live Talk on Stellar Evolution

Bangladesh Astronomy Research Center (BARC) is going to organize an event on “Live Talk on Stellar Evolution.” This event is jointly organized by “Bangladesh Astronomy Research Center (BARC) and Tunisian... Read More...

Jun 07

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (118): Echo (12) - GAM Time Tunnel (11)

A real lover of solar eclipses Is always ready for reaction, Even when not the Moon crosses the Sun, But the International Space Station. -Andrei Dorian Gheorghe- The Bucharestian engineer... Read More...

Jun 06

Asteroid Day 2020 Kick Star in Goyaz

Starting the work of the international day of Asteroid, the Gunstar team taking advantage of the partial eclipse of the moon, we organized a meeting at the traditional meeting point... Read More...

Jun 05

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (117): Echo (11) - GAM Time Tunnel (10)

“Ode to the Star Lalande 21185 (inspired from Romanian folklore) By Mircea Pteancu When a neighbor lady sticks her head out the window, I see a beautiful, orange and luminous... Read More...

Jun 04

Celestial Swan

Swans are natural works of art in form and feature full of grace, famous for mating from the heart in lifelong marriage bond embrace. In legend the swan typifies serenity,... Read More...

Jun 04

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (116): Echo (10) - GAM Time Tunnel (9)

It seems rather strange: Any piece of astro-information Makes me feel tender anxiety And enthusiastic vibration. -Andrei Dorian Gheorghe- Sorin Hotea is a teacher of mathematics in Sighetul Marmatiei (North... Read More...

Jun 03

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (115): Echo (9) - GAM Time Tunnel (8)

“A planetarium is always a centre of astronomical infection.” -Dimitrie Olenici (senior astronomer at Suceava's Planetarium and Observatory)- My GAM time tunnel called me also to a tour of the... Read More...

Jun 02

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (114): Echo (8) - GAM Time Tunnel (7)

“I would like to consider myself an astrophotographer. Fascinated by the celestial and terrestrial lights of the night, I try to immortalize them, maybe there will be others who will... Read More...

Jun 01

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (113): Echo (7) - GAM Time Tunnel (6)

“I have always been amazed at the attention with which the architects of the past approached the details of the facades… while we are now characterized by a focus on... Read More...

May 31

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (112): Echo (6) - GAM Time Tunnel (5)

Normally the planets orbit a star, But (what a visual paradox!) When Venus meets the Pleiades, A planet is surrounded by stars! And if you have a rendezvous with them... Read More...

May 31

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (111): Echo (5) - GAM Time Tunnel (4)

The town of Barlad (East Romania, the province of former Moldova principality) was famous in Romanian culture for a literary academy and theatrical activities, but since 2010 it has become... Read More...

May 30

Another prominent place to spread AWB's slogan

Today I distributed the 100YearIAU-Report in Austria. Link 100Year-IAU-Info website: https://iau.org/news/announcements/detail/ann20019/ Direct-document-download-link: https://www.iau.org/static/archives/announcements/pdf/iau100-final-report-ann20019.pdf I used this opportunity to introduce myself as the new IAU-NOC (IAU-National Outreach Coordinator Austria). Following link... Read More...

May 29

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (110): Echo (4) - GAM Time Tunnel (3)

“Beyond the terrestrial atmosphere, a different and mysterious world calls us. Nothing material can outrun the beauty of the Cosmos. Let's dream of stars!” -Teacher Ioan Adam & Sirius Astronomical... Read More...

May 28

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (109): Echo (3) - GAM Time Tunnel (2)

“Astronomy is my life and one day the planets aligned for me to become the coordinator of an astronomical complex (observatory and planetarium). It seems that I had a lucky... Read More...

May 27

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (108): Echo (2) - GAM Time Tunnel (1)

Venus, Sun, Moon… the three heavenly bodies which are reproduced on Romania's coat of arms. During my travel through the GAM time tunnel, I found them photographed by three important... Read More...

May 26

PUBLIC OUTREACH WORK DURING COVID19 TIMES

Here in Linz we (Kepler Observatory Linz / Kepler Sternwarte Linz) have the great opportunity to use the technical features of Ars Electronica Center to do several kinds of astronomy... Read More...

May 26

For Global Astronomy Month 2020 (107): Echo (1) - Ode to the Amateur and Professional Astronomers

One day in May I felt an irresistible impulse to recapitulate significant aspects of GAM 2020 and I found out other elements to be added to this unique memory. Then... Read More...

May 21

AWB and Ciencia Puerto Rico Spyglasses featured in July Sky & Telescope, pages 74-5

Draco Productions made 100 STEM spyglasses for elementary schools in Puerto Rico. Mike Simmons and Greetchen Diaz coordinated the distribution and spanish language instructions for the 20x30 erect image scopes.... Read More...

May 18

Time and Again

Time and again at break of morn a coral tone will dawn adorn. Magenta heralds night's release, a halt in sunlight's golden fleece to moon and stars in darkness sworn.... Read More...