The July 2014 issue of The Big Bang, the quarterly magazine of the Astronomical Society of Malta, has been published. Here are the contents of this issue: Editor’s Report: ‘Messier’s observatory in Paris.’ Feature Article: ‘Astronomy in national flags’ by Tony Tanti. Feature Article: ‘Messier 13, the great cluster in Hercules’ by Tony Tanti. Sky Diary: ‘Get ready for the great Venus and Jupiter conjunction’; ‘Star pattern recognition.’ Sky Agenda Summer 2014. If you would like to join the Society please download the membership form from the Join Us page and follow the instructions therein. Thanks!