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Aug 25
2015

Ambassadors Report from Tanzania

Mike Simmons

Telescope Viewing Good news has arrived from Tanzania! The Ambassadors sent a report on progress both in the schools and at the observatory site. Nine schools were visited recently, with introductions to astronomy for new schools, and new lessons for continuing schools. Lessons on using a telescope, presentations on Pluto's change in planetary status, and teacher training all brought excitment to students and teachers alike. Mr Miley providing books An important presentation for teachers covered integration of astronomy with the study of other science. With small telescopes and the sky overhead science teachers have a natural laboratory that can be...

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Sep 14
2008

AWB presentation in Brazil

by Laura Hiller

AWB President Mike Simmons traveled to Brazil to give a presentation for AWB Affiliate Clube de Astronomia Luis Cruls. Read More...

Aug 04
2008

Excitement Building for 100 Hours of Astronomy

by Laura Hiller

Excitement is building for 100 Hours of Astronomy Read More...

Jul 23
2008

GLOBE at Night final tally

by Laura Hiller

The final tally for GLOBE at Night is in! Read More...

Jul 06
2008

Latitude and Longitude

by Laura Hiller

Latitude and Longitude- a new Affiliate project Read More...

Jun 29
2008

AWB at International Conferences

by Laura Hiller

AWB at International Conferences- an update Read More...

May 06
2008

Student Documentary on AWB

by Laura Hiller

Professor Roy McCord’s Honors Astronomy class Read More...

May 06
2008

National and International Conferences, May and June

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders (AWB) will be presented to audiences at three important conferences in May and June. Read More...

May 06
2008

TWAN in Astronomie Magazine

by Laura Hiller

TWAN is featured in Astronomie Magazine (France) Read More...

Apr 30
2008

STAR is starting a pilot program

by Laura Hiller

Sharing Telescopes and Resources (STAR) is starting a pilot program. Read More...

Apr 21
2008

100 Hours of Astronomy

by Laura Hiller

100 Hours of Astronomy Cornerstone Project of the International Year of Astronomy 2009 (IYA2009) Read More...

Mar 30
2008

TWAN in Sky and Telescope Magazine

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night (TWAN) is featured in Sky and Telescope Magazine. Read More...

Mar 14
2008

First Astronomers Without Borders merchandise available

by Laura Hiller

The first Astronomers Without Borders merchandise is available. Read More...

Mar 10
2008

Dr. Sky interviews Mike Simmons

by Laura Hiller

Dr. Sky interviews AWB President Mike Simmons Read More...

Jan 31
2008

The World at Night in IAU's CAPJournal

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night is featured in the IAU's CAPJournal. Read More...

Jan 14
2008

The World at Night Special IYA2009 Project

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night is designated a Special IYA2009 Project Read More...

Jan 09
2008

AWB in Astronomy Technology Today

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders in Astronomy Technology Today Read More...

Dec 24
2007

Astronomers Without Borders project The World at Night goes live!...

by Laura Hiller

The World at Night (TWAN) goes live! Read More...

Nov 14
2007

Astronomers Without Borders named Organizational Node of IYA2009

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders named Organizational Node of International Year of Astronomy 2009. Read More...

Oct 31
2007

Astronomers Without Borders co-sponsors National Astronomy Salon

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders co-sponsors National Astronomy Salon in Algeria. Read More...

Oct 28
2007

Tax-Exempt Status

by Laura Hiller

Astronomers Without Borders has been granted tax-exempt status by the State of California. Federal tax-exempt status is pending. Read More...