Editor’s Report: Eyes on the Future

Where astronomy goes, SkyNews will be there. Guest editor Chris Gainor shares his vision of our future

The Transit of Mercury
November/December 2019 Issue

Here’s what you’ll find in the November/December 2019 issue of SkyNews.

Veil Nebula in Cygnus by Oleg Bouevitch
September/October 2019 Issue

The best of the best images from the 17th Annual Photo Contest—and more.

On July 20, 1969, 50 years after the Vickers Vimy voyage, the Apollo 11 lunar lander, Eagle, set down on the Moon. (NASA)
July/August 2019 Issue

In this issue: Celebrating 50 years since Apollo 11, software picks for summer stargazing, capturing the Milky Way.

Observer Under the Milky Way by Alan Dyer
May/June 2019 Issue

Our annual star-party calendar, the Moon’s “unseen” hemisphere and evening cluster encounters.

Earth’s Lights at Night by NASA Earth Observatory
March/April 2019 Issue

How is light pollution affecting astronomy? How can innovation and social change help preserve the beauty of the night sky?

Hughes - Lunar Eclipse
January/February 2019 Issue

The Top 10 sights of 2019, a bold plan to explore Titan, Gemini’s Messier cluster and more.

Apollo 8 earthrise
November/December 2018 Issue

Featured in this issue: Apollo 8, the Geminids on display, visitors from beyond and memories of RASC.

The Elephant’s Trunk Nebula by John Erik Minerva
September/October 2018 Issue

Winners of the 16th Annual Photo Contest, the new hunt for dark matter, review of the MallinCam SkyRaider DS16C and more.

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