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See you at Astrofest – and the ROG of course!

Several of us will be attending Astrofest at Kensington Town Hall at the end of next week. Greg Smye-Rumsby and Richard Dunn are both giving talks on Friday morning (6 February). Greg’s is titled: The Universe in three dimensions, whilst Richard’s is titled: Spying the stars: The invention and development…

Partial Solar Eclipse over the Royal Observatory Greenwich

Results from the 1st August Solar Eclipse

Flamsteed update

The next meeting of the Flamsteed Society will be in one week’s time on Monday November 5 in the NMM Lecture Theatre. Dr Francisco Diego will be talking about “What the stars have done for us: from Astrology to Astrophysics”. Francisco should be good for his usual fireworks (sorry) —…

Introducing the Flamsteed

Let me introduce you to the Flamsteed Astronomy Society at the Royal Observatory Greenwich (ROG). I’ll be reporting on the Flamsteed’s activities and plans regularly in this blog. The Flamsteed is an amateur astronomy society based at the ROG and National Maritime Museum (NMM), Greenwich. It’s named after the first…