The latest events with Sunderland Astronomical Society

Astrophotography Competition

Astrophotography Competition 2014

It is that time of the year again, the Sunderland Astronomical Society’s Astrophotography Competition will held on Sunday 18th May 2014, from 7:00 pm, where the best of our SAS astrophotography images will be displayed and voted on at this competition event.   Traditionally, this is our end-of-season meeting and consequently enjoys something of a more…


16th March Lecture : Galactic Archaeology: Galaxies (past, present & future)

Update: 14/03/2014 – Chris Lintott has sent his apologies this morning Friday 14th March & had to cancel his visit and lecture on “Galactic Archaeology: Understanding the Universe’s past by looking at the present.” This is due to  “a major (potentially Nobel winning) discovery being announced on Monday and last minute television filming/studio schedule changes means he…