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Jul 27
2015

Sharing Resources, Science News, and a Love for Astronomy

by Sue Ruehle

At the end of the week we are very tired – with 7 school visits – off road travel – and long days. But the sense of accomplishment and solidarity with schools, students and teachers makes it all worthwhile. We trust you will enjoy thee photos. This is the entire science lab at Uraki Secondary School chemistry, biology, physics. The box measures 16x20 inches and is 8 inches deep. The government of Tanzania is requiring all schools to have three laboratories....physics, biology and chemistry. Here at Uraki labs are being constructed as required. Students from Lakitatu Secondary School test food...

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Mar 24
2009

Planetary Radio: Bringing Astronomy to the People With Mike Simmons

Planetary Radio interview with Mike Simmons about the 100 Hours of Astronomy worldwide celebration. Read More...

Mar 08
2009

100 Hours of Astronomy in Coonabarabran NSW

We have lots of events planned over this period.  A village astrofest in Baradine on Friday night preceded by talks in the schools, solar observing and a BBQ as well telescope workshop, followed by observing at the High School oval. Thursday night will see sidewalk astronomy on the main street of Coonabarabran. There will be live broadcasts to a number of schools on the Friday morning and a Starry Starry night event in the park on the Saturday night. Read More...

Sep 14
2008

The Earth and Sky International Workshop

by Laura Hiller

An International  Workshop on "The Earth and Sky, Astrophotography and Image Processing" (a TWAN project) is scheduled to be held next month in Delhi. Read More...

Sep 14
2008

AWB presentation in Brazil

by Laura Hiller

AWB President Mike Simmons traveled to Brazil to give a presentation for AWB Affiliate Clube de Astronomia Luis Cruls. Read More...

Aug 04
2008

Excitement Building for 100 Hours of Astronomy

by Laura Hiller

Excitement is building for 100 Hours of Astronomy Read More...

Jul 23
2008

GLOBE at Night final tally

by Laura Hiller

The final tally for GLOBE at Night is in! Read More...

Jul 06
2008

Latitude and Longitude

by Laura Hiller

Latitude and Longitude- a new Affiliate project Read More...

Jun 29
2008

AWB at International Conferences

by Laura Hiller

AWB at International Conferences- an update Read More...

May 06
2008

Student Documentary on AWB

by Laura Hiller

Professor Roy McCord’s Honors Astronomy class Read More...

May 06
2008

National and International Conferences, May and June

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders (AWB) will be presented to audiences at three important conferences in May and June. Read More...

May 06
2008

TWAN in Astronomie Magazine

by Laura Hiller

TWAN is featured in Astronomie Magazine (France) Read More...

Apr 30
2008

STAR is starting a pilot program

by Laura Hiller

Sharing Telescopes and Resources (STAR) is starting a pilot program. Read More...

Apr 21
2008

100 Hours of Astronomy

by Laura Hiller

100 Hours of Astronomy Cornerstone Project of the International Year of Astronomy 2009 (IYA2009) Read More...

Mar 30
2008

TWAN in Sky and Telescope Magazine

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night (TWAN) is featured in Sky and Telescope Magazine. Read More...

Mar 14
2008

First Astronomers Without Borders merchandise available

by Laura Hiller

The first Astronomers Without Borders merchandise is available. Read More...

Mar 10
2008

Dr. Sky interviews Mike Simmons

by Laura Hiller

Dr. Sky interviews AWB President Mike Simmons Read More...

Jan 31
2008

The World at Night in IAU's CAPJournal

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night is featured in the IAU's CAPJournal. Read More...

Jan 14
2008

The World at Night Special IYA2009 Project

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night is designated a Special IYA2009 Project Read More...

Jan 09
2008

AWB in Astronomy Technology Today

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders in Astronomy Technology Today Read More...

Dec 24
2007

Astronomers Without Borders project The World at Night goes live!...

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night (TWAN) goes live! Read More...