Pale Blue Dot – IAU – 13-20 February 2020

The 30th anniversary of the Voyager-1 Pale Blue Dot photograph will be celebrated on 14 February 2020. This unforgettable image illustrates the unique astronomical perspective of our planet Earth: from space, national boundaries disappear, and the fragility of our world becomes very evident. This perspective is pertinent to our current times, reminding ourselves that we […]

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The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 13 and the 30th Anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope

Join Go Space Watch as they honour the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 13 and the 30th Anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope… Saturday the 4th April 2020, The Sutton Arts Theatre, South Parade, Sutton Coldfield. B72 1QY Four lectures, Four Prominent Speakers: Saving Apollo 13 By Dave Eagle FRAS; The Legacy of […]

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Apollo, For All Mankind. A music & Film Celebration

Musical ensemble Icebreaker are playing to celebrate the Moon landings. This presentation is made up of Reinert’s film “For All Mankind” which was created from the documentary footage made of the launch, landing and splashdown of the first Apollo mission to the moon. The film is accompanied by Brian Eno’s score titled “Apollo” performed live. […]

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Moon For All Mankind – 50

The Astronomical Society of Malta are organising an international collaboration entitled “Moon For All Mankind – 50”, in commemoration of the 50 year anniversary of Apollo 11 and the first human landing on the moon. Anyone from around the world can join this collaboration by filling in the following Google Form and submitting their best […]

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