Monthly Archives: July 2017

Perseids meteor shower

The Perseids meteor shower is now underway. It will peak in mid August (evening  12th/morning 13th), so there is plenty of time to look out for them when the skies are clear. The shower will actually be active now until … Continue reading

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Common astronomy misconceptions

School visits bring a lot of great questions from children. From the behaviour of fire in zero gravity to the theory of black holes (both have been asked). There are also a few common misconceptions that are brought up. With it being … Continue reading

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