Astronomy Events

What's Up in Space?

We update this page as we make brochures and infographics available for astronomy events. We're still working on offering these items consistently, so please be patient with us!

For RASC-specific events like livestreams and speakers, click here.


Mars at Opposition

October 13, 2020

Closest Approach October 6, 2020

Once every 2.1 years, the Earth ends up sandwiched between the Sun and Mars! At that point, Mars is at its closest to Earth, and makes for great viewing. Read more here!

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 12:46pm