Daily Archives: 08/02/2014

Astrofest 2014 – Session 4

The final session of this year’s Astrofest started with a talk from Rob McNaught on Great Comets of the last 50 years. Rob works at the Siding Spring Observatory in Australia and has discovered 82 comets and over 50 supernovae … Continue reading

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Astrofest 2014 – Session 3

The second day of Astrofest starts with a talk by Alan Fitzsimmons of Queens University Belfast on the Chelyabinsk Incident. On 15 February 2013 an asteroid entered Earth’s atmosphere and fell over Southern Russia and produced the largest known impact … Continue reading

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