Learn the basics of astronomy with historical background and an introduction to the basic astronomy concepts, details about planets, satellites, asteroids, comets and meteors. Also learn the history of Astronomy from its origins in the religious, mythological, and astrological practices of prehistory through to modern astronomy.
A look at 5 of the most advanced telescopes that have (or will) give us a different perspective of our view of the Universe.
- 1st Aug, 2019
Galaxy mergers occur when two galaxies collide and are the most violent of galaxy interactions. The result is the creation of new galaxies.
- 27th Jun, 2019
Since radio telescopes were developed, significant discoveries have been made. Here we list 5 amazing radio telescope discoveries.
- 1st Apr, 2019
Telescope Eyepieces are a vital part of any telescope and key to providing magnification. We look at the different types and how they work.
- 23rd Jul, 2018
Energy underpins every process in the universe, so let's take a look at where it comes from, the processes involved and what energy does.
- 23rd Feb, 2016
Tips on how to use star charts, finding objects using celestial coordinates, angular distance, what are arc minutes and arc seconds?
- 15th Jul, 2015