The WEA is the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of high quality adult education with classes across the country.
We delve into the amazing history of visual astronomical observing, especially by the Herschels in 18C. We discuss how the enormous contribution of their discoveries, is still used even today by amateur...more
Duration: 1 day
Different times are available for this course
Can you tell the difference between a shooting star and a passing plane? If so, why not consider a course in astronomy ? Astronomy is the study of celestial objects – moons, planets, stars, supernovas, galaxies – and other far-off...
Here on the Hotcourses editorial desk, there’s nothing we love more than a good old Dad joke. Therefore, after an afternoon spent writing about astronomy , we decided to come up with some star based jokes. Although ours were not good enough to...