Monthly Archives: September 2020

Slooh Online Astronomy Education

Target location: Worldwide Target audience: Schools & University students across the world Slooh has enabled people to explore the universe together through its global network of telescopes. Slooh’s automated observatories develop celestial images in real-time for broadcast to the Internet. The grant will be used to support Slooh’s “Home based Astronomy online classes” for students […]

Role of astronomy and space science in fighting COVID-19 and other viruses.

Target location: Ethiopia directly, and the rest of Africa and world indirectly Target audience: – Primary and secondary school children – Students – General public – People with visual or hearing difficulties This project aims to develop educational material and give more information and visibility about COVID-19 and other viruses and on the important role […]

Reach for the Stars

Target location: South Africa Target audience: The community of Karoo Hoogland Municipality, Sutherland Fraserburg and Williston which is an amalgamated municipality in the rural Northern Cape Province of South Africa. The Karoo Hoogland municipal area is also host to the South African Astronomical Observatory in Sutherland, which has the biggest optical telescope SALT in the […]