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Budget 2014 – reaction by the Light Pollution Awareness Group

The Light Pollution Awareness Group has noted with satisfaction Government’s proposed initiatives on intelligent street lighting within the 2014 budget proposals. This unique project will be launched in Gozo as well as in the existing 12km of roadways in Malta [...]

November 23, 2013 Uncategorized

Solar Eclipse from Uganda

The Sun’s disk was totally eclipsed for a brief 20 seconds as the Moon’s dark umbral shadow raced across Pokwero in northwestern Uganda on November 3rd. So this sharp telescopic view of totality in clear skies from the central African [...]

November 13, 2013 Uncategorized

What went wrong on Mars?

*WHAT WENT WRONG ON MARS? * Mars was once on track to become a thriving Earth-like planet, yet today it is an apparently lifeless wasteland. A NASA spacecraft named MAVEN will soon journey to Mars to find out what went [...]

November 13, 2013 Uncategorized

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! [...]

July 1, 2013 Uncategorized