Nastro, Northumberland Astronomical Society was founded in January 2000 and has approximately 60 regular members. We are a friendly, active society of professional and amateur astronomers from the North East area.
DIY Radio Telescope Version 2: Wifi vision - Part 1
Radio telescopes are phenomenal tools for exploring how the world looks in frequencies far to low for any camera to see. In a previous video we built a teles...
The Very Large Array (VLA), Socorro, New Mexico
When infomercials arrive from another galaxy, the Very Large Array will hear them first. Its 27 giant dishes pivot in unison as they track noise from distant space.
Gotcha: Fast radio burst’s home nabbed
For the first time, astronomers pinpoint a precise position on the sky for a fast radio burst, revealing that the outburst originated in a galaxy about 2.5 billion light-years away.
Road Trips in New Mexico: 17 Great Destinations - A Couple of Drifters
Unique road trips in New Mexico are waiting for you. Find the scenic, iconic and historical destinations which make New Mexico famous for road trips.
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone.
Close Encounters Of The Radio Kind? Mystery Bursts Baffle Astronomers
Two large radio telescopes have detected very brief, powerful bursts of radio waves, and so far, scientists have no idea what's causing them.