The Moon of Earth

Of every one of the heavenly bodies that record our attention and attraction as astronomers, none has a higher influence on life on world Earth than it’s very own satellite, the moon. When you consider…

Getting Started in Astronomy

The beauty of astronomy is that any person can do it. From the tiniest baby to one of the most innovative astrophysicist, there is something for any individual who wishes to enjoy astronomy. It is…

Comets from Space

The arrival of a comet within sight of planet is an event of international significance. See the huge media attention that the Haley or Hale-Bopp have had when they have come within sight. The sight…

Getting a Telescope

There is a moment in the life of any aiming astronomer that it is time to get that very first telescope. It’s exciting to consider setting up your own viewing terminal whether that is on…