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Online astronomy activities to entertain you during isolation!

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A list of star parties held across Canada.

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History

The RASC has a rich history going back to 1868. Explore it here in our digital archives.

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RASC offers its members many ways to get involved.

This Day in History

1817Messier dies at 87.207 years ago
1849A. de Gasparis discovers asteroid (10) Hygiea.175 years ago
1961Yuri Gagarin becomes first man in orbit.63 years ago
1981First space shuttle (Columbia) launched.43 years ago