News - December 2015

Stardome blog

Top 10 Astronomical Events of 2015

December 27, 2015

The year is almost over, so let’s look back at the exciting astronomy and space science developments of 2015. 10: Hubble turns 25 This year Hubble Telescope celebrated 25 years of delivering...Read More

Stardome blog

Too Much Information?

December 17, 2015

Over the years I’ve come to appreciate those moments when I suddenly realise I’ve been making an assumption without realising it. I’m quite used to a poor show of hands when I ask a...Read More

Telescopes blog post

Let’s Talk Telescopes

December 10, 2015

Telescopes can provide a lot of fun and learning. But many people rush out and buy a cheap department store scope that doesn’t do justice to the cosmos, while others spend too much on...Read More

Stardome blog

Stardome Announces New Board Appointment

December 2, 2015

Stardome Observatory and Planetarium is pleased to announce that a new trustee has joined the Auckland Observatory and Planetarium Trust board. Carol Gernhoefer has been appointed to the Stardome...Read More