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Perseids Star Party

MPASTRO is organising the Perseids Star Party over the weekend (14 Aug – 15 Aug), quite close to the actual peak, so do join fellow enthusiasts in observation! More details will be announced closer to the date.

PROJECT S.O.A.P.

MPASTRO will be conducting free classes on the following dates: 20 Nov, 28 Nov, 4 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec and 29 Dec The class timing is from 7:30pm – 9:30pm except for class on 28 Nov. Students who are in Primary 5, 6 and Seconday 1 to 5 are eligible to participate. Please send…
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Punggai Orionids Astronomy Trip

Hi Sir, This Oct 23/10/09 to 25/10/09. Friday to Sunday. This time we will see the Orionid shower(weather permitting) This time we only have four chalets left. Limited to only 20 peoples. First come basic. Cost is S$130.00 per person for 5 sharing per chalet. Interest please e mail me at yenaw@pacific.net.sg Closing date :…
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Stargazing @ MPCC on 25 July

MPASTRO aims to provide opportunities for the public to enjoy and learn about astronomy at the comfort of their neighbourhood (especially people in the east), as well as maximize night-sky observation experiences with their own next-door neighbours. The stargazing session will acheive that objective and it consists of a lecture and a telescope viewing session…
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Camp AstrOrdinary 2009

The Thrill of Adrenaline: That’s what AstrOrdinary Camp is all about! From the dark sky environment in the jungle at the Pulau Ubin, youths of all ages explore “the heavens” with telescopes and experience the joys fellowship with astronomers from various schools. In this “immersion” experience people get to know and interact with amateur astronomers,…
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Moon Photo Competition

TASOS in collaboration with Science Centre Singapore launched the Moon Photo Competiton on 26th Feb 2009 in conjunction with Official Launch of IYA 2009.  There are many attractive prizes worth S$6,800.00 to be won. Objective: The Objective of this Competition is to promote astronomy and observation of our Moon through photography. This activity is jointly…
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‘Distance to the Moon’ Project

For more information, please visit here. The Distance to the Moon When you drive a car during the night and see the moon at the sky the moon will, as all stars, go along with you perfectly: It seems to be infinitely far away. It is the goal of this project to visualize and to…
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‘Shape of the Earth’ Project

For more information, please visit here The position of the Sun and the shape of the Earth Worldwide observation of the Sun and measurement of its position above the horizon April 24th, 2009 Nowadays, each child “knows” that the earth is a ball. But is every child convinced of that fact? Does she/he know some…
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Marine Parade Astronomy Sessions

MPASTRO aims to provide opportunities for the public to enjoy and learn about astronomy at the comfort of their neighbourhood (especially people in the east), as well as maximize night-sky observation experiences with their own next-door neighbours. The stargazing session will acheive that objective and it consists of a lecture and a telescope viewing session…
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Camp for Warriors

Camp Dates: 20, 21, 22 February 2009 Camp Fee: $10 (include meals, camp T-shirt and prizes!) The Thrill of Adrenaline: That’s what Camp for Warriors is all about! Youths of all ages explore “the heavens” with telescopes and experience the joys fellowship with astronomers from various schools. In this “immersion” experience people get to know…
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