News - December 2015

Top 10 astronomical events for 2016

Top 10 Astronomical Events of 2015

December 27, 2015 | stardome

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

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Too Much Information?

December 17, 2015 | stardome

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

Let’s Talk Telescopes

December 10, 2015 | stardome

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

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Stardome Announces New Board Appointment

December 2, 2015 | stardome

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