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.

During GAM Lunar Week (April 17 to 23), you can reach the Moon from home via Virtual Telescope!  Just join our remote, online lunar observing session on April 21 and have fun with friends from all around the planet.  You'll be able to find your own lunar crater, mountain, or sea while flying over our ancient satellite-accompanied by our live narration.  We promise you an unforgettable event. GAM goals regarding this project: Technology can do a lot to help people discover the beauty of the skies, inviting them to meet "around" a remote telescope, crossing borders and sharing the excitement...

The Sun will be a real "star" during GAM SunDay .  Switch on your computer, log onto the Internet, and join our online, remote observing session, to spy our closest star!  Meet other friends online and share your thoughts with them.  You will see: the Sun has never been so amazing. GAM goals regarding this project: Technology can do a lot to help people discover the beauty of the skies, inviting them to meet "around" a remote telescope, crossing borders, and sharing the excitement about the Universe from their own homes.  Let's discover what remote astronomy can do for you-letting...

GAM2010 offers you a great opportunity to discover our place in the Universe from the comfort of your home. Thanks to the cutting-edge technology of the Virtual Telescope Project, we will observe and share live images of the Moon, Saturn, comets and asteroids in real time with commentary by our astrophysicists. You will be able to share your comments with friends from around the world through the live chat that will be provided. Across the Solar System supports the goals of GAM and AWB by demonstrating how technology can be used by anyone to discover the beauty and wonders of...

Explore the treasures of the famous Messier Catalogue from home! The well-known Messier Catalogue has most of the sky's best objects (and a few real challenges), and each year when conditions are best amateur astronomers test themselves to see how many of these objects they can find in a single night. During GAM2010 you can enjoy a Messier Marathon online, in real time! See the most famous ojbects the heavens have to offer along with friends from every part of the globe. The Online Messier Marathon supports the goals of GAM and AWB by demonstrating how technology can be used...

The Virtual Telescope will be available at no cost on several days during April for personal day-time and night-time observing! An astronomer will be onsite to provide assistance and give live commentary through audio/video streaming. While one participant controls the telescope and camera, others can watch the live stream and discuss the event through chatting. Take part in GAM by connecting your computer with the Virtual Telescope and find discover the Universe for yourself! The Universe at Your Command supports the goals of GAM and AWB by showing people the huge potential of remote observing, not only as an observational...