A star-crossed astronomer

12 December 2012 by

You may be familiar with our ‘Fellows in Fiction‘ loan collection in the Library, which focuses on books showing real…

Transit of Venus

6 June 2012 by

Were you up with the larks this morning at sunrise to witness the Transit of Venus? If like me you…

Nebulosity

24 September 2010 by

Like many people, I can navigate round the main night sky constellations and pick out the brighter planets in a…