The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and SkyNews are teaming up to co-host a new Speaker Series online. | SkyNews
Speaker Series: Autumn 2021

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Subs and Stars, Lesson 3. | SkyNews
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Stuart Heggie produced this example image of NGC 7331 using the RASC Robotic Telescope data provided in this contest. | SkyNews
SkyNews image editing contest: November 2021

This month, SkyNews has gone intergalactic. Our focus? NGC 7331 and its neighbours.

Taken in April 2020, this images shows the James Webb Space Telescopes’s 6.5-metre primary mirror in the configuration it will have when in space. | SkyNews
Speaker Series: JWST and Canada’s role in the exploration of the Universe

Watch Canadian Space Agency experts as they speak about Canada’s role in the exploration of the Universe with the James Webb Space Telescope.

Allendria Brunjes produced this example image of Messier 20 using the data provided in this contest. (Allendria Brunjes/RASC Robotic Telescope) | SkyNews
SkyNews image editing contest: October 2021

You did last month’s Messier 8 project, and now you’re ready for something more colourful. Download our Messier 20 data and create your own version of the Universe.

Subs and Stars, Lesson 2. | SkyNews
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Watch the second session of Subs and Stars, an eight-part instructional online series that teaches people how astrophotos are built and edited.

Subs and Stars, Lesson 1. | SkyNews
Watch Subs and Stars: Lesson 1

Watch the first session of Subs and Stars, an eight-part instructional online series that teaches people how astrophotos are built and edited.

An astrophoto of the Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex by Stephan Hamel. | SkyNews
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An image of Messier 8, the Lagoon Nebula, produced by Stuart Heggie using data collected by The RASC Robotic Telescope. | SkyNews
SkyNews image editing contest: September 2021

We’ve collected the data. All you need is the software and to get ready to create your own version of the Universe.