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20 August 2015
This year’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition is bigger then ever before with a host of new prizes. We’ll spend the next few weeks introducing you to...
19 August 2015
This, as they say, is it. After just over five years of sometimes frenzied activity (some of which I've tried to capture in a project outcomes page), the Board of Longitude...
18 August 2015
Ahead of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year winners announcement on 17 September, we’re catching up with the competition judges. We talked to them about the...
16 August 2015
This year’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition is bigger then ever before with a host of new prizes. We’ll spend the next few weeks introducing you to...
14 August 2015
Ahead of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year winners announcement on 17 September, we’re catching up with the competition judges. We talked to them about the...
13 August 2015
As we prepare for the opening of Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year, Revelations: Experiments in Photography is coming to an end at the Science Museum. While our...
12 August 2015
Can you name a star? Many organisations claim to offer you the chance (for a price) to name a star after yourself or a loved one, but professional astronomers don't recognise...
11 August 2015
This year's Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition is bigger then ever before with a host of new prizes. We'll spend the next few weeks introducing you to each...
10 August 2015

Today marks the 340th anniversary of the founding of our Observatory - Britain's first state-funded scientific research institution. Our Curator Louise tells us more.

7 August 2015

In March 2015 Against Captain’s Orders opened to the public. A groundbreaking collaboration between the National Maritime Museum (NMM) and immersive theatre makers Punchdrunk Enrichment (PD), Against Captain’s Orders invites younger museum visitors on an adventure that will challenge their understanding of history. Now in a series of blogs the NMM and PD come together again to discuss how the exhibition developed from initial concept stage to the first visitors through the door.

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