Learning About the Stars Our first week of the space theme covered: stars sun moon astronomer clouds We made our own stargazer telescopes so we could pretend to be an astronomer. We used blue paint with a little silver glitter paint to paint a cardboard roll. Then we added sparkly star stickers. We learned about...Read More »
2017 Astronomical Events Check out our calendar of some of 2017's astronomical events for sky watchers. Most of these natural occurrences can be observed with the naked eye but use a pair of binoculars or a telescope for best viewing.
Before you sleep, gives this a ponder... Bite-sized, mind blowing space facts about the Universe and the cosmos. Whether you're new to astronomy / astrophysics or not, check us out @ www.instagram.com... Image:NASA/European Southern observatory/Space telescope science institute/Hubble Space Telescope
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope celebrates the holiday season with a striking image of the planetary nebula NGC 5189. The intricate structure of the stellar eruption looks like a giant and brightly coloured ribbon in space.