August 2018 - Radio Astronomy Group Meetings

Next "extra" meeting:  Sunday 5th August 10am An idea we are trying where a few of us who can spare a little extra time try to consolidate some of the work done in the previous "usual" meeting and test out some ideas or equipment for the…

Saturday 11th August 2018 - Young Observers

  Young Observers celebrated Science Week by putting their brains to work. There was a selection of puzzles to do, a short quiz and some solar system facts to be learnt with a chatterbox game. The older group of Supernovae learnt about…

Friday 27th July 2018 - Jacquie Milner - Beginners Night: The Moon

8pm this Friday we have Jacquie Milner running the latest in her great series of beginners talks, this month it's that old chestnut The Moon! The Moon is always there, but how often do look at it? I mean, really look at it? Let’s take…

Saturday 7th June 2018 - Young Observers

The excitement generated by Stargazing Live and the World Record Attempt to have the most people stargazing at one time motivated more people than ever to look upwards and we saw our biggest group of Novae yet at the observatory this year.…

Friday 6th July 2018 - Jacquie Milner - Sky for the Month

8pm Friday 6th July is our next members night. As Perry is away Jacquie Milner will present this July's "Sky for the Month" talk! We have a big month ahead of us with plenty to see in the sky. There will be a total lunar eclipse on the same…

Sunday 8th July 2018 - Radio Astronomy Group Meeting

Next meeting: RAG "regular" meeting 10am Saturday 8th July Ray will bring along his magnetometer project for us to finish building. Please bring soldering irons & solder if you have them! Depending on how many people attend and the weather…