Last updated 2018 October 1
Next meeting is on 2nd October
Where is your nearest astronomy club/society, where do I find a speaker for my club? - click here.
October speaker is Professor James Hough of Hertfordshire University talking on
"What Astronomy can tell us about the origins of life on Earth"
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Please help Michael with his Space News by sending him anything you find that may be of interest. See Contact Us for his email address.
Meetings of the Open University Astronomy Club are normally held from 7:30pm - 10:00pm on the first Tuesday of every month from September to June at the Robert Hooke Building of the Open University, Milton Keynes. A map showing the location of the Robert Hooke building in the OU campus can be found from the link Where we meet above.
Meetings are open to all (not just OU students and staff) and please do not worry if you are a beginner, our speakers are chosen to be of interest to all, and our members will be only too pleased to help you.
Peter Hudson's latest Sky Notes are here.
Click on Meetings' Programme above to see a list of speakers.
We are affiliated to the British Astronomical Association so our members may read the BAA Journal, peruse the Handbook and attend meetings at a discounted rate.
Geoff Cowie Mars, Jupiter, Venus and Planetary Nebulae
Geoff Baines' image of Mercury and Venus
Geoff Cowie's M42 and Lunar images
British Astronomical Association Lunar section circular for Jan/Feb 2018
Sheridan's 2017 eclipse pictures
John Walters' pictures of Jupiter
John Savage's picture of the ISS
Chair: Johanna Jarvis
Vice Chairman: Peter Hudson
Treasurer: David Baines
Secretary: John Walters (also responsible for outreach visits)
To contact any of the above click on Contact us.
Observatory Booking Calendar
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