We are very excited to announce that the 2017 AstroLight Festival will be held on Saturday September 23rd this year. Just like last year we are working very hard to bring you the exciting Light and Astronomy Science from around Victoria, Australia and the world! We are collecting some very special guests this year as … Continue reading 2017 AstroLight Dates Announced
The AstroLight Festival has come and gone, so for those who missed it, for those wanting to relive it or for those who want to know what else happened on the night, here is the final wrap up! WARNING: Lots of amazing photos taken by Stewie Donn, source: Scienceworks. Lots of thank you’s and much … Continue reading The Wrap Up
We have two more art installations to tell you about, definitely worth a look so make sure to take the time and have a look. Of course we love when Science and Art collide with each other (Some call it STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, ARTS and Mathematics) Tomorrow night we have an exhibit by … Continue reading More Light Art
We have written about so many things that will be at AstroLight, I thought I would do a quick run-through of the venues and give an over-view of the event. Of course, also head to the Program page for more details and schedule! Amphitheatre After the official welcome, shows from Sean Elliott and Chris Lassig, … Continue reading It’s tomorrow!!
David Malin is best known as the father of Colour Astrophotography. Using his knowledge of processing photography images during his time at Kodak in the UK, he came to Australia to work at the Anglo-Australian Observatory (AAO) and developed a method to colourise (with real colour) the images taken through a telescope. The images are taken in … Continue reading David Malin
With so many amazing people on the bill Saturday Night in the CAASTRO Amphitheatre, it was paramount we have an equally incredible host to take you through the events of the evening. So, we are very pleased to to have molecular biologist, science communicator, coordinator of @realscientists and all-round lover of science from Monash University, … Continue reading Upulie Divisekera
The big day is tomorrow and one of our biggest draw-cards is weather dependant. Today Victoria is likely to get the entire month’s rainfall in one day, so the pitch tomorrow is likely to be a little soggy. Good news is (if you read the right weather app and take a positive attitude) only half … Continue reading Weather Update