All Public Events Have Been Postponed Till Further Notice


Due to COVID 19 CSP 30 Has Been Postponed until next year. See You Next Year Sept 10-12 2021

CSP Highlights

ASNH Events (stargazing, meetings, public events) for January

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NASA Whats Up for January

NASACast: What's Up? Video Podcasts

What's Up? -- A monthly video that gives tips for where you can find the moon, planets and stars in the night sky. Also includes amateur astronomy news and updates on NASA missions.

FaviconWhat's Up - December 2020

Posted on: 2 Dec 2020, 7:18 pm

A meteor shower, an extraordinary close meetup between Jupiter and Saturn, and the winter solstice.

ESO European Southern Observatory ESOcast

ESOcast SD

ESOcast is a video podcast series dedicated to bringing you the latest news and research from ESO, the European Southern Observatory. Here we explore the Universe's ultimate frontier.

FaviconESOcast 233 Light: Six-Exoplanet System with Rhythmic Movement Challenges Theories of How Planets Form

Posted on: 25 Jan 2021, 10:00 am

Using a combination of telescopes, including the Very Large Telescope of the European Southern Observatory (ESO's VLT), astronomers have revealed a system consisting of six exoplanets, five of which are locked in a rare rhythm around their central star. This video summarises the discoveries and explains why this puzzling system is challenging our theories of how planets form.


Hubblecast HD

The latest news about astronomy, space and the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope presented in High Definition is only for devices that play High Definition video (not iPhone or iPod). To watch the Hubblecast on your iPod and/or iPhone, please download the Standard Definition version also available on iTunes.

FaviconHubblecast 133: Spectroscopy with Hubble

Posted on: 16 Dec 2020, 4:00 am

CBS New Sunday Morning article Preserving the starry starry night


NASA Breaking News

A RSS news feed containing the latest NASA news articles and press releases.

FaviconNASA Invites Media to Next Space Station Cargo Launch With Northrop Grumman 22 Jan 2021, 9:37 am

Media accreditation is open for the launch from Virginia of Northrop Grumman’s 15th commercial resupply services mission to deliver NASA science investigations, supplies, and equipment to the International Space Station aboard its Cygnus spacecraft.

FaviconNASA Invites Media to Update on Rocket Test for Artemis I Moon Mission 19 Jan 2021, 2:47 pm

NASA will host a media teleconference at 5:30 p.m. EST today, Tuesday, Jan.19, to discuss the engine test conducted Saturday, Jan. 16, for the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket that will launch the agency’s Artemis I mission.

NASA Image Of The Day

NASA Image of the Day

The latest NASA "Image of the Day" image.

FaviconWelcoming a New Addition to the Deep Space Network 25 Jan 2021, 8:28 am

A powerful new antenna has been added to the NASA Space Communications and Navigation’s Deep Space Network.

FaviconHubble Takes Portrait of the ‘Lost Galaxy’ 21 Jan 2021, 1:42 pm

Located in the constellation of Virgo (The Virgin), around 50 million light-years from Earth, the galaxy NGC 4535 is truly a stunning sight to behold.

APOD for Today


Astronomy Picture of the Day

FaviconSouthern Cross over Chilean Volcano 

Have you ever seen the Southern Cross? Have you ever seen the Southern Cross?

FaviconMassive Nearby Spiral Galaxy NGC 2841 

It is one of the more massive galaxies known. It is one of the more massive galaxies known.

Astronomy News News Feed

Favicon 'Blade Runner: 2029' exclusive: Ash returns to the rain-soaked streets of future Los Angeles

London-based Titan Comics dives back into "Blade Runner's" dystopian world with "Blade Runner: 2029," a sequel to last year's "Blade Runner: 2019" series.

Favicon Watch live this week: SpaceX may attempt Starship SN9 launch

SpaceX's Starship SN9 vehicle may attempt its first launch during a three-day window that closes Jan. 27.

Faces of the Moon A new book by ASNH member Bob Crelin Click the book below for information on the book

There Once Was A Sky Full Of Stars A new book by ASNH member Bob Crelin Click the book below for information on the book

The 100 Best Targets for Astrophotography A new book by ASNH member Ruben Kier Click the book below for a review from

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