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Annular Solar Eclipse on 26 January

After a 10-year solar eclipse drought, we’re fortunate enough to have two solar eclipses for Singapore in the IYA2009 calendar! The first solar eclipse of 2009 occurs at the Moon’s ascending node in western Capricornus. An annular eclipse will be visible from a wide track that traverses the Indian Ocean and western Indonesia. A partial…
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Eclipse Viewing @ NUS

Dear All, … Our 1st activity is the Solar Eclipse on the 1st day of Chinese New Year (Mon 26th Jan 2009) We will be setting up our telescopes at 2.30pm. Best Regards and Happy New Year, Phil Date: 26 January 2009, Monday Time: 2:30PM to 6:30PM; the Moon will cover the Sun at about…
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Science in the Café: Is there a Shadow Biosphere on Earth?

Science Centre Singapore & Centre for Quantum Technologies, NUS cordially invite you to Science in the Café on Wednesday, 14 January 2009 at 7:00pm to be held in The Newton Room, Science Centre Singapore with Professor Paul Davies Director of BEYOND: Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science Arizona State University who asks Is There A…
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The Hubble Deep Field

IYA2009 Official Trailer