Constellations of the Zodiac

Constellations of the Zodiac

What is the zodiac in astronomy, and how does it differ from astrology? In astronomy, the zodiac is the area of sky containing the constellations which lie along the apparent … Read more

Best Telescope Reviews 2019

Even though 2017 has passed and 2018 is now here, choosing the best telescope for you may still seem like a daunting task. Don’t fret! With the right information you’ll be prepared … Read more

Jovian Planets

Jovian Planets

The solar system is an intricate and busy place. Planets, asteroids, moons and comets are all in movement around the Sun. All these bodies are so varied and unique, and … Read more

Astronomical Measurements

Calculating Earth Mass

Massive suns, billions of years, the vastness of space – astronomy is literally a science of epic proportions. Considering this, the measurements we use for every day practical purposes, such … Read more

Telescope Accessories Buying Guide

Telescope Accessories

The feeling of excitement from purchasing your first telescope can quickly turn to frustration and disappointment if you lack the correct accessories. A telescope on its own is a powerful … Read more

Stellar Evolution

Stellar Nurseries

When we look to the stars, we look to the past. Light always plays catch-up with time, and the stars we see are evidence of this. A wonderful anomaly, it … Read more

Beginner Astrophotography Guide


Astrophotography is the science and art of photographing space and all its treasures. From the beautiful images found in astronomy magazines, to amateur shots using nothing more than a camera … Read more

Best Astrophotography Books

Astrophotography appeals to everyone – hobbyist astronomers, amateur lifestyle photographers, and professionals alike. It is a unique blend of science, photography and art wrapped into one very rewarding experience, but … Read more