Above and Beyond exhibition at the IAU General Assembly in Vienna, Austria. Credit: IAU/M. Zamani

Bring the Above and Beyond Exhibition to your Community

The Above and Beyond open-source exhibition features some of the most relevant and astonishing astronomical breakthroughs that have shaped science, technology and culture throughout the last century. Now you can bring this exhibition to a venue near you in an affordable customized way that suits the needs of your community. The Above and Beyond open-source

Family writing IAU100 motto “100 Years Under One Sky” in different languages. Credit: IAU OAO / NAOJ

Celebrating IAU100 in Japan — NAOJ Open House Day

Even though the IAU100 anniversary is in 2019, celebrations are already taking place worldwide! Mitaka Open House Day 2018 is a special public event hosted by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) and other facilities on campus. This year, this annual open house was held on October 26 and 27, 2018 and introduced the

Above and Beyond was commissioned within the framework of the IAU 100th anniversary celebrations. Credit: IAU

Above and Beyond Exhibition opens in Bratislava

The Slovak National Museum – Natural History Museum and the International Astronomical Union (IAU) invite everyone interested in science to visit the exhibition Above and Beyond from 23 October to 30 December 2018 in Bratislava, Slovakia. This travelling exhibition designed by Science Now is one of the global projects of the 100 years celebration of

“Inspiring Stars” is an itinerant international exhibition promoted by the International Astronomical Union to highlight world initiatives that address the concept of inclusion at (but not limited to) outreach, didactic, and professional aspect, using astronomy. Credit: IAU/M. Zamani

Inspiring Stars Bridging Event in Chile

Inspiring Stars is an IAU100 Global Project designed to highlight, support, and promote inclusive initiatives that encourage equality of participation in outreach and teaching and at a professional level in the field of astronomy. On October 19, the project is presented in Santiago, Chile highlighting the Chilean community’s many efforts on inclusive astronomy through the

Observation of the Venus transit in Hong Kong. Credit: Sze-leung Cheung

Join the Celebrations! — How to Get Involved in the IAU100

  The IAU centennial celebrations in 2019 will stimulate a worldwide interest in astronomy and science and will reach out to the global astronomical community from professional and amateur astronomers, from policy-makers to teachers and students, to families and the general public. Plan ahead for an exciting year and find out how you can get

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Participate on the 100 Hours of Astronomy Global Project

It is only a few month before the yearlong centennial celebration of the International Astronomical Union (IAU) will take place. As a big kick off event, the global project 100 Hours of Astronomy is organised on 10-13 January 2019. Everyone around the globe can participate in this joint effort to bring astronomy to the general

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Zostań Szkołą Einsteina (Einstein School)

Dzisiaj wystartował program Einstein Schools. Jego celem jest zachęcenie utalentowanej młodzieży z całego świata do nauki i popularyzacji wiedzy na temat grawitacji w astronomii. Jak część międzynarodowej sieci, szkoły będą mogły dzielić się swoimi doświadczeniami, uzyskają dostęp do wysokiej jakości materiałów, a także do profesjonalistów na polu astronomii pełniących rolę mentorów w szkolnych aktywnościach. ​Einstein