Comet Neowise

Comet Neowise streaks across the night sky above Saltburn pier on July 13, 2020 in Saltburn By The Sea, England. Comet Neowise, officially called C/2020 F3, first appeared towards the end of March. It brightened as it reached its closest approach to the Sun, inside the orbit of Mercury late last week. Comet Neowise isContinue reading “Comet Neowise”

Kielder solstice

Northumberland dance company Dansformation performed a specially choreographed dance for visitors to Kielder Observatory in the early hours of the Summer Solstice this morning. The Kielder Observatory is situated in the remote Kielder forest in the heart of Northumberland and is a centre to promote the science of astronomy and physics to the wider public.Continue reading “Kielder solstice”