We have a scheduled online meeting on 20th January at 8pm (FREE)
Zoom Meeting – The Wonder of Star Clusters
by LAS Members
This is a dedicated Zoom workshop style look at the nature of star clusters and how to locate and observe these fascinating objects.
Meeting ID: 812 4717 6542
This year for British Science Week 2022
John Thatcher will be presenting
James Webb Space Telescope
Wednesday 16th March at University of Bedfordshire, Putteridgebury Conference Centre, Luton
from 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm).
Christmas Day 2021 saw the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope (The ‘Webb’). During this talk John will explain more about what ‘Webb’ will do, why it looks the way it does and what happens after launch. We are looking forward to viewing the photos and videos that will accompany this talk and bring the telescope to life before it is launched into space.
Tickets are free, but places are limited. Click below to reserve your place:
Organised by Luton Astronomical Society and University of Bedfordshire
Observing Evening is planned for 17th March (the next day!) at Putteridge Bury from 7.00pm-10.00pm (last admission 8.00pm) .. Please ‘contact us‘ in you are planning to attend
Check our list of up and coming events. Click on the event in the calendar for more details:
Night Sky Map for January 2022
For more info on the night sky in January, please see our detailed Sky Notes