Monthly Archives: August 2017

The American Eclipse

We are lucky that by pure chance the Sun is both approximately 400 times larger and 400 times further away than the Moon. This means that whenever the Moon passes in front of the Sun from our view point we … Continue reading

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Mobile planetarium films

We have added a page to our website listing all of our available mobile planetarium films.  Whilst we do currently incorporate some of them into existing school shows, such as ‘Earth and Beyond’ or ‘Journey into Outer Space, there are … Continue reading

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Useful astronomical websites

As an active astronomer there are a few websites that I use often.  If you are interested in stargazing, then the following may be of use to you. There are many other websites available, so you may find others that … Continue reading

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