Tag: astronomy

  • Events for stargazers in November

    Events for stargazers in November

    15th October 2015

    Nastro will be running two events in November for beginners to astronomy. Nov 12: Choosing and…

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  • Shooting stars over Northumberland

    Shooting stars over Northumberland

    13th August 2015

    This is a picture of a Perseid meteor taken from Corby Crags near Alnwick in the…

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  • NASTRO: what is a lunar eclipse?

    NASTRO: what is a lunar eclipse?

    11th August 2015

    Northumberland Astronomical Society was founded in 2000 by local amateur astronomers. The club is also known…

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  • Easter stargazing in Northumberland

    Easter stargazing in Northumberland

    7th April 2014

    The Northumberland Coast AONB Partnership and Northumberland Astronomical Society (NASTRO) are delighted to announce that they…

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  • Watching Venus passing the sun

    Watching Venus passing the sun

    30th May 2012

    On June 5th and 6th astronomers around the world will be training binoculars, telescopes and cameras…

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  • Live stargazing events in January

    Live stargazing events in January

    6th January 2012

    Nastronomers love Stargazing Live and we are so glad to be  partnered with the BBC again…

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  • Eclipse over Druridge Bay

    Eclipse over Druridge Bay

    12th December 2011

    Adrian Jannetta from NASTRO (Northumberland Astronomical Society) took these photos of the lunar eclipse on 10th…

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  • NASTRO Jan/Feb events

    NASTRO Jan/Feb events

    26th January 2011

    JANUARY Thursday 27th January:   Youngest NASTRO member Oliver Wharf will give a talk about the…

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  • NASTRO Stargazing Live Star Party

    NASTRO Stargazing Live Star Party

    2nd January 2011

    NASTRO (Northumberland Astronomical Society) are part of the BBC2 Stargazing live event. The programme will be hosted…

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  • NASTRO events in January

    NASTRO events in January

    22nd December 2010

    A HITCHHIKER’S GUIDE TO THE SOLAR SYSTEM Date: 8 January, 6:30pm Druridge Bay Country Park, Morpeth,…

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