Astronomical Observations

Yep you looking up at night through a telescope are continuing on in the world’s oldest science and 1st science- Astronomy.  Ancient Babylonians notice the stars motions from around 1,800 BC on.  Very little was recorded until the invention of cuneiform writing.  Taking a reed and pressing it into a clay tablet.  Very little survived, but […]

Read more "Astronomical Observations"

SkyWatch Nov 2016

Nov 18th, 2016 was the SJAC last Public SkyWatch of this year.  Temperature was not too bad.  It really started to get cold around 9pm, but I had my snow coveralls and hot chocolate with my new Stanley Thermos! My daughter and I got there at 6:30 and this time of the year it was […]

Read more "SkyWatch Nov 2016"

Astronomy Club Meeting

I took my kids to this past Thursday’s South Jersey Astronomy Club meeting.  We stopped at a Wawa prior to going so the kids could get a Hot Chocolate.  Wanted to make it fun and they love Hot Chocolate.  There were 2 other kids there which was great.  15 in all attended. So what do […]

Read more "Astronomy Club Meeting"