Dr. Sandra Faber (University of California, Santa Cruz) will give a free, illustrated, non-technical lecture entitled: “Do Humans Have What It Takes to Thrive in This Universe?" On line at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/SVAstronomyLectures The talk is part of the Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture Series (through Foothill College), now in its 22nd year. Modern astronomy is revealing […]
Upcoming Astronomy Events
As a service to our community, Sky & Telescope lists astronomy-related events, including star parties, observatory public nights, astronomy talks, and more. Star parties offer dark skies and astronomical fellowship and often cater to families and feature special activities for kids. Public nights give the general public a chance to view the sky through large telescopes, and public talks are a great place to learn the fundamentals of the science and the craft.
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This six week online beginners course is an excellent way to discover the wonders of our universe and all the mysteries we’re yet to unravel. All explained in simple, everyday language with no math or complex jargon. We’ll start close to home and venture ever further out until we reach the very edge of the […]