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The Music of the Stars: Sounds from Space Teaching Astronomy to the Blind 1

The Music of the Stars: Sounds from Space Teaching Astronomy to the Blind

Many people have seen photos from space, but how many have actually heard what our universe sounds like? The “Music of the Stars” program is a unique space exhibition that opens in 2021, teaching the blind the magic of astronomy through real sounds from space.

Greek astrophysicist receives 2020 Gruber Foundation award

Greek astrophysicist receives 2020 Gruber Foundation award

Young Greek astrophysicist, Ioannis Liodakis, a postdoctoral fellow at the Finnish Centre for Astronomy with ESO (FINCA), University of Turku, has been selected by the International Astronomical Union (IAU), to receive a Gruber Scholarship. Established in…

Perseid meteor shower lights up skies over Greece 2

Perseid meteor shower lights up skies over Greece

  The annual Perseid meteor shower lit up skies above Greece on Sunday night, giving stargazers a rare opportunity to see up to 80 shooting stars scorched through the sky every hour…