Date: Friday 10th March Time: 7:00pm, Venue: Lower Hutt War Memorial Library Find out what to look forward to in our night sky during 2017! Antony Gomez, President of the […]
Date: Thursday 9th March Time: 7:00pm, Venue: Hutt International Boys School Astronomy Club Night. A short presentation and observing the night sky.
Date: Saturday 4th March Time: 7:00 pm Venue: Tawa College Come along and see the many won-derful objects, star clusters, galaxies, dying stars and nebulae around and near the Southern […]
Exoplanets found orbiting Trappist-1 https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/feb/22/thrilling-discovery-of-seven-earth-sized-planets-discovered-orbiting-trappist-1-star
Not sure in G & Ts are OK. http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170217-why-astronauts-are-banned-from-getting-drunk-in-space
Sad that Pluto is no longer a planet? There is a proposal to change the definition of a planet. http://www.realclearscience.com/quick_and_clear_science/2017/02/22/proposed_planet_definition_means_solar_system_has_110_planets.html
Video is from https://www.quantamagazine.org/. An excellent read.
ASTROSAT: India’s first dedicated multi-wavelength space observatory Date: Wednesday, 1st March Time: 7:30 pm Venue: Space Place (formerly Carter Observatory) March’s talk is given by Jibu Stephen. He will be […]