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Submitted by Chris Bramley
Thu Jan 19, 2012 3:06pm

The Stargazing LIVE Discovery Night at Lacock, Wiltshire was a chance for 1,500 visitors of all ages to be entertained and informed by astronomy and the night sky.

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Submitted by Chris Bramley
Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:35pm

The City Dark is a thought-provoking new film about the disappearance of darkness that asks, what do we lose, when we lose the night?

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Submitted by Sky Art Editor
Fri Nov 11, 2011 2:25pm

It's amazing what a difference 12 months can make

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Submitted by Sky Art Editor
Fri Sep 30, 2011 11:41am

Observing Jupiter, creating animations and battling dew.

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Submitted by Chris Bramley
Tue Sep 20, 2011 3:03pm

Landscape panoramas imaged by robotic eyes on Mars show a world with the visual cues that humans have come to rely on here on Earth

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Submitted by Chris Bramley
Fri Aug 12, 2011 4:57pm

There are many names for full Moons, and just as many reasons behind them

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Submitted by Pete Lawrence
Tue Aug 02, 2011 2:45pm

Comet Garradd passes the globular cluster, M15 in the constellation of Pegasus during the first few days of August 2011. Here's how to find it and what it should look like.

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Submitted by Pete Lawrence
Wed Jun 01, 2011 4:52pm

Love them or loathe them, artificial satellites aren't going to go away. So why not make the most of them by enjoying some of the amazing effects they can produce. In this blog entry, I'll show you how to see one of the most spectacular events of all - an Iridium Flare.

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