It's no secret that we love Matariki at Stardome. In the days leading up to the month of Matariki Stardome is filled with students here to learn about this unique New Zealand connection to the...Read More
Bruce Springsteen is a rock star for the ages. His hits, too numerous to list, define the genre. This month Springsteen lands in Auckland to play to thousands at Mt Smart Stadium.
Thursday 30th of June marks Asteroid Day, a relatively new annual global awareness movement that encourages people to come together to learn about asteroids and the potential impact effect on our...Read More
This year marks the 55th Anniversary since Yuri Gagarin became the first human to make it through our little blue planet's atmosphere and out into space.
For many years, the United States and the...Read More
Every four years we have an extra day added at the end of February and this is all because of our orbit around the Sun and the Gregorian calendar. The Gregorian calendar replaced the Julian...Read More
The confirmed detection today of gravitational waves by the LIGO Scientific Collaboration ushers in a new era in astronomy, as momentous as Galileo’s first observations of the heavens with his...Read More
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