L-Għaqda Maltija tal-Astronomija

Partial lunar eclipse

*UPCOMING EVENT* *PARTIAL LUNAR ECLIPSE* *Monday 7 August 2017 – at 7.30pm at l-Aħrax tal-Mellieħa* Location: goo.gl/maps/a5TyDZ9m9Lx Streetview: goo.gl/maps/JywFwa3PebE2 The Institute of Space Sciences and Astronomy, in collaboration with the Astronomical Society of Malta, shall be organizing an observation night event on the day of the partial lunar eclipse that [...]

August 1, 2017 admin Uncategorized 0

From Asteroids to a Beginner’s Guide to Astronomy

*23 June 2017 – at 7.30pm at Razzett tal-Bagħal, BUSKETT.* Location: goo.gl/VVXlme *L-ASTEROJDI* – by Alexei Pace – a 30 minute presentation in commemoration of *Asteroid Day* later this month. followed by another presentation, *AN INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY *by Victor Farrugia An observation will follow where telescopes will be set [...]

June 21, 2017 admin Uncategorized 0

Talk & Observation Night Friday, 26th May, by Stephen Brincat

The Astronomical Society of Malta shall once again start hosting lectures on various astronomy subjects, delivered by various astronomers, followed by an observation night related to the lecture itself. The first lecture, regarding Variable Stars, shall be held on Friday, 26th of May, at 7.30pm, at Buskett (Exact Location: goo.gl/VVXlme [...]

May 20, 2017 Patrizia Madiona Uncategorized 0

Variable stars – lecture + observation

The Astronomical Society of Malta shall once again start hosting lectures on various astronomy subjects, delivered by various astronomers, followed by an observation night related to the lecture itself. The first lecture, regarding Variable Stars, shall be held on Friday, 26th of May, at 7.30pm, and shall be delivered by [...]

May 19, 2017 admin Uncategorized 0

The Insignificance of the Earth – talk by Mr. White

The experienced astronomer Mr. Geoffrey White shall be delivering a talk entitled “The Insignificance of the Earth” commencing with a historical bias starting with the ancient Greeks. The talk will then lead on about how the Earth was no longer seen as being at the centre of the universe but [...]

February 23, 2017 Patrizia Madiona Uncategorized 0

Online course – Human Spaceflight

Christer Fuglesang, a veteran of five spacewalks and a professor of particle physics, will present a five-week online course on human spaceflight beginning on 23 January.. m.esa.int/Our_Activities/Human_Spaceflight/Online_course_on_human_ spaceflight_with_ESA_astronaut_Christer_Fuglesang [...]

January 21, 2017 Patrizia Madiona Uncategorized 0