The 2020 Burbidge Dinner at the Ellerslie Events Center
Music and Astronomy. We will talk about mathematical and psycho-physical foundations of music; what makes it beautiful -- tones, octaves, intervals, consonances, and cords; about types of musical instruments, […]
Tony Cooper will be giving a talk/demo on how to build a DIY Motorised Focuser for $25- Reasons for using a motorised focuser - Parts list - Stepper motors - […]
This month we will be discussing astrophotography for beginners. This will include an introduction to the different types of astrophotography, cameras, techniques, equipment and computer software.
Mars Habitat - a series of shorter films about the latest developments and ideas about manned travel to Mars.
Auckland Astronomical Society Fun Christmas Quiz Night! It's that time when we reflect on the topics covered over the past year and do some revision in the form of a […]
This month two University of Auckland PHD students will tell us about their research, Observing Transients in Simulated Universes with Max Briel and Gravitational Waves with Petra Tang Observing Transients […]
This will be one of our planetarium sessions where we will review the Summer night sky. If the weather is clear we will follow up with observing the great conjunction […]