Monthly Archives: May 2011

May 2011 Astronomy Crossword Contest

Win Mars The NASA Mission Reports Volumes 1 & 2 including CD/DVD-ROM, which includes video and reports (retail value: $70.90) published by Apogee Books. For more information http://www.apogeespacebooks.com/Books/Mars1.html Submit your answer to the eight down clue in this month’s crossword … Continue reading

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How far can we go?

In the late 60s, when I was about eight years old, I remember lying on my grand parents living floor on a hot summer’s afternoon, watching TV and witnessing the Apollo 11 Lunar Module land on the moon. Then hearing … Continue reading

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May 2011 night sky

If it weren’t for gifts and donation many observatories around the globe just wouldn’t exist. Our understanding of the universe would probably be limited. Recently, Betty Coombs and Jean Millman made telescope donations to the Hamilton Amateur Astronomers. Thank you. … Continue reading

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