Stargazing could be the next victim to Climate Change

Astronomers are increasingly facing a new phenomenon in their field: "dome-seeing." The future of stargazing as we know it could be at risk - the climate crisis has a new victim in its sights.…

What is a Star?

You can buy one of our star maps which capture a special moment in your life and it’s easy not to even question: what are these things I’m choosing to attach such a precious memory? Humankind has an ancient affinity and reverence for the stars. They are symbolic of romance itself…

Is there Life on Mars?

The question has been the inspiration for a number of big Hollywood movies, that legendary song ‘Life on Mars’ by David Bowie, the launch of various spacecraft, probes, robots, rovers and now there is talk of humans colonizing Mars. What’s the answer though? Is there life on Mars?…