The Space Launch System (SLS) carrying the Orion spacecraft launches on the Artemis I flight test, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022. (NASA/Bill Ingalls) | SkyNews
NASA officially launches Artemis 1 

After several delays, NASA finally launched the most powerful rocket in history to the Moon.

A group of observers with telescopes at the Alberta Star Party, September 3-4, 2021, in the Starland County Recreation Area on the Red Deer River. | SkyNews
Star party calendar 2022: Astronomy events across Canada

A list of star parties, dark-sky festivals, and astrophotography, stargazing and astronomy events across Canada

Ted Forte, with his 18-inch Dobsonian telescope | SkyNews
Ted Forte: Desert Coyote Observatory

From a cat in the telescope to a wedding proposal, Ted Forte discusses his Desert Coyote Observatory and special moments in astronomy

Tuesday's new Moon marks the Lunar New Year, the beginning of the year on the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar.(Dru Kelly/Unsplash) | SkyNews
Lunar New Year and lunisolar calendars

Tuesday marks the Lunar New Year in many countries around the world, including China, Korea and Vietnam.

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

Join The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and SkyNews for the Speaker Series lineup this autumn

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 fights the Shardlings in Stellaris. Jenna Hinds, Benoit Larouche and Allendria Brunjes all teamed up to play and review space multiplayer games. | SkyNews
Game reviews: Stellaris, Among Us, Out of Space, Elite Dangerous

An aerospace engineer, an outreach coordinator and an editor walked into a video game spacecraft. What happened next?

An image of the Milky Way behind trees, taken from Jasper, Alberta, . (Joshua Woroniecki/Unsplash)
Star party calendar 2021: Astronomy events across Canada

A list of star parties, dark-sky festivals, and astrophotography, stargazing and astronomy events across Canada.

A Hubble Space Telescope image of the Lagoon Nebula. (NASA, ESA, and STScI) | SkyNews
Recap: Confessions of a Hubble Space Telescope historian

In this Speaker Series talk, journalist and author Chris Gainor speaks about his book Not Yet Imagined, the official history of the Hubble Space Telescope.

Two miniature astronauts collecting stars. (Nong Vang/Unsplash) | SkyNews
2021 Astronomy Day events across Canada

International Astronomy Day events are being held online across Canada this year, and you can attend them from anywhere.

Alberta teen wins international science video competition

Maryam Tsegaye won $400,000 in education prizes in the Breakthrough Prize Foundation’s sixth annual Junior Challenge.

Great Nebula in Orion (M42), drawn by John Herschel between 1824 and 1826. | SkyNews
Orion, now and then

Orion is one of the most recognizable constellations in the Canadian night sky. Here’s a view of the Hunter as seen in the early 1800s.

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