The mineral resources of the asteroids will be of great importance in the future
“Like most people, until the 1960s I greatly underestimated the hazard from incoming asteroids and comets, and greatly overestimated the size that would be needed to cause serious harm. “
Duncan Lunan brings you the October map for the night sky, what to see and where.
Part 2 of Duncan Lunan’s series looking at Solstice and equinoxes – the Moon and planets
an example of one of the largest, nearly complete Einstein rings ever seen – a deep-space optical phenomenon.
“The plane of the Earth’s orbit around the Sun is the Ecliptic, the center line of the Zodiac, and the Earth’s axis is inclined to it by 23.5 degrees”
You can sign up now for – Sighthill Stone Circle Reborn Free Event 19:00 hrs on 15th September 2021.
Jupiter is much further from the Sun than Mars and is passed by the Earth every 13 months, so it’s brilliant in the night sky for much of every year.
“We are proud to recognize and celebrate the efforts of this community that spent a decade raising awareness and encouraging residents to embrace their connection with the night sky. “
Big news awaits for North Ronaldsay on Friday 3rd September