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Free Public Observing at Sandymount, evening of Friday 28 Nov 2014.

The 6 day old Moon be on view. Please see more details.

Stars, Comets and Mince Pies

Friday December 5th 2014 (7.30 pm) at Dunsink Observatory, Dublin 15.

The IAS is organising this special social event, for amateur astronomers, to mark the festive season. It will include two talks, a quiz with a twist, a short film and weather permitting an observing session. Light refreshments and mince pies will be served. There is no charge and is open to the public.

The talks are: Primitive meteorites, comets and the formation of the solar system by Dr Ian Sanders (TCD) and To Catch A Comet by John Flannery (IAS)

To help us establish numbers in advance, please book here:
Book ticket for Stars, Comets and Mince Pies.

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A taster for Sky-High 2015:

A PDF version of Sky-High 2014 is now free of charge.
You may download and print it for your personal use only and it may not be sold or modified.

What's on?

2014 Nov 28 Dublin Sidewalk Astronomy

2014 Nov 29 Clontarf Public Observing

2014 Dec 5 IAS Social Event at Dunsink Obs.

Please see EVENTS for more details and future events.

If you would like to attend Dunsink Observatory Public Open Nights that are supported by the IAS, you can find more details at Dunsink Observatory. These recommenced in October 2014.

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