NEW: Eclipse Glasses Redistribution Program
Astronomers Without Borders will be announcing a program to collect eclipse glasses for distribution to other countries for future eclipses. Hold on to your glasses! Ask the company or organization you got them from if they will be taking part. We will announce details soon after the eclipse. We have corporate partners who will be receiving and processing them for us. Please DO NOT send them to AWB! Sign up for our newsletter for more details or follow us on Facebook.

Wondering what to do during GAM? Here are some ideas for your group. Some of these ideas have global projects being planned to be announced soon. The list is growing with new ideas coming in all the time so be sure to check back regularly. Naked eye observation events ( Citizen Sky does real science!) Binocular events (there are more people with binoculars than telescopes) Sidewalk Astronomy (street corners, park, shopping mall, backyard, etc…) Messier Marathon Dark sky observing events (show the faintest objects, importance of dark skies) Urban observing events (not everyone can travel to dark sites) Astrophotography events...