Our talk on 14th May will now be “Artificial Intelligence – what’s behind it and what are the risks and benefits” by Leigh Edwards.
Here are some of the latest astronomy images from our members, as well as some from the archives. Continue reading New Members Images Video for March 2018
The topic of our April meeting is “Contact with Extra Terrestrial Intelligence – How will it affect us?”
For more details see the Monthly Meetings page
Our course on 28th April is now fully booked.
The schedule for Family Day at the NLO is now available.British_Science_Week_NLO_programme_2018
The scheduled open evening on Saturday 3rd March has been cancelled due to weather conditions.
The observatory is at the top of a steep hill on a country road and there is likely to be significant snow or ice, making conditions for visitors and members hazardous.
This year’s awards evening saw many astroscouts, observers and imagers getting awards for their work during 2017.
The programme of activities for our open day on 15th October, as part of the Sidmouth Science Festival, is now available.
The official launching of our restored 19th Century Orrery was featured in the Sidmouth Herald. The launch was conducted by Allan Chapman FRAS with some of the volunteers who worked hard on the restoration.