The wonders of astronomy in a comfortableseat regardless of the time of day—or the weather!
Until 17 Aug 2014
Until 13 Jul 2014
How to see the eclipses from Melbourne.
Chariklo is the first small object found to have rings.
What's got scientists in a spin?
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captures the Moon passing by the Sun
Nova Centauri 2013 brightens in the south
The sungrazing comet disintegrates.
Answers to common astronomy questions.
A monthly series that provides a guide to the stars and constellations.
View 2013 moon phases or choose another year from the menu at left.
Time for the Sun, Moon and five bright planets as seen from Melbourne.
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Mars and Saturn shine brightly in the evening sky, sitting ...
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Hi Pawan, good question! We often get the reverse; how much of the Moon can we see from Earth?
Yes, the Moon always has one side facing us because it turns onc...