One of the benefits of membership in the Austin Astronomical Society is access to our monthly newsletter, Sidereal Times, which contains the latest information about Society activities and articles written by members. The newsletter is now online at this location.
The December 2013 is now available for download.
Sidereal Times - December 2013 issue
Included in this issue are committee news, outreach events and reports, Image of the Month, December observing targets, NASA's Space Place featuring volcanically active Io, Emily's First Light report, Reaching for the Stars, Block House Creek Elementary Star Party, members' gallery, "The Asteroids" transposed from Scientific American 1854 article, and Eldorado Star Party images.
Do you have news or photos that you'd like submit for the newsletter? If so, please send all photos and articles (unformatted) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ideas for contributions:
- "How to" articles: ATM, observing/imaging/sketching tips, etc.
- New gear Show and Tell and/or reviews
- Images and Sketches
- Star party articles and photos
- Observation reports
- Astro-related classifieds
- Newsy bits and bobs that you'd like to share
- Comics (must follow by copyrights if not your own material)
- Astro-related science projects
Previous issues of Sidereal Times can be found in the links below.
October 2012 - current issue
January 2003 - September 2012 issues