María Alejandra Díaz Teodori

Winners Announced for the IAU100 Short Story Competition

In November 2018, IAU100 launched the short story written competition “Under One Sky”.  This contest aimed to stimulate creativity and imagination, by soliciting short written stories related to the themes ‘Under One Sky’ and ‘Inspiring Stars’. More than one hundred entries were received by students worldwide. Entries were accepted from Bachelor students of any field,

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The IAU Celebrates its Centenary

The IAU 1919–2019: 100 Years Under One Sky Celebration Flagship Ceremony took place at the Palace of the Academies in Brussels (Belgium) on 11–12 April 2019. The event was held in the location where the IAU was founded 100 years ago. The IAU100 100 Years Under One Sky Flagship Ceremony featured dedicated sessions with high-level

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Join the Global ‘Places Connected to the Sky’ Project

Everyone is invited to submit a location that is connected to the Sky as part of the IAU100 Endorsed project Places Connected to the Sky. ​ This Project aims to raise awareness of how astronomy represents a rich and significant aspect of cultural and natural heritage. It also encourages the general public worldwide to engage

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Prizes Announced for the 100 Hours of Astronomy

Winners have been selected for four prize categories to acknowledge outstanding participation and contributions in the 100 Hours of Astronomy global event that took place in January 2019. ​ The 100 Hours of Astronomy global event successfully launched the IAU100 celebrations in 2019 with more than 1200 astronomy activities taking place in 86 countries worldwide.

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Above and Beyond Exhibition Display in Tokyo

Selected content of the IAU100 exhibition “Above and Beyond” are on display from 4 March to 23 June in association with the astronomical photo exhibition at the TeNQ museum in Tokyo, Japan. TeNQ is an entertainment museum located in Tokyo, Japan, where audiences can enjoy the starry sky in a state-of-the-art science and culture inspired

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Inspiring Stars showcases events in three European capitals

After the Bridging Event at the Planetarium in Brussels and the active participation in the Zero Conference at the United Nations in Vienna, the IAU100 Inspiring Stars travelling exhibition on inclusive astronomy projects has arrived in Italy. The exhibition is an IAU100 Global Project and aims to present scientific activities accessible to all audiences. Inclusion

Eratosthenes Experiment

Join Schools around the world to recreate the Eratosthenes Experiment

The IAU100 Endorsed Project ‘The Eratosthenes Experiment’ will revive the historical method of measuring the Earth’s circumference for primary and secondary schools worldwide on 21 March 2019. ​ The Eratosthenes Experiment, that will be organised on 21 March 2019, gives the opportunity to teachers/educators to collaborate with their colleagues from other schools around the world