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Just a second …

Do you ever find yourself wishing that there were more hours in the day? If so, you may be comforted to know that Tuesday, June 30, 2015 will actually be a little longer than normal this year; not by hours, but a single second – a leap second. This peculiar…

Astro Art: Aurorae

Melanie Vandenbrouck is Curator of Art for Royal Museums Greenwich and one of the judges for our Astronomy Photographer of the Year Competition. Looking ahead to the 2015 competition she draws inspiration from our art collection.  Being on the judging panel of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition is making me…