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  Are we alone in the Universe? This is an age old question that has been the driving force for our ventures into space exploration. And with the record breaking […]

TRAPPIST-1 and its 7 Exoplanets

  Are we alone in the Universe? This is an age old question that has been the driving force for our ventures into space exploration. And with the record breaking […]

The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) is a powerful instrument which can be used to observe the Sun at high spatial, temporal, and spectral resolution. ALMA consists of a giant […]

Solar Science with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array – A New View of our Sun

The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) is a powerful instrument which can be used to observe the Sun at high spatial, temporal, and spectral resolution. ALMA consists of a giant […]

    Over the past few weeks I have been hearing the term “The Big Bounce Theory,” quite a lot. At first I thought it was a sequel to the […]

The Big Bounce Theory: What is it?

    Over the past few weeks I have been hearing the term “The Big Bounce Theory,” quite a lot. At first I thought it was a sequel to the […]

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    It’s that time of the year again for the third annual Northern Ireland Science Festival and this year is bigger and better! The Armagh planetarium has been holding […]

Exploring Space with the Northern Ireland Science Festival

    It’s that time of the year again for the third annual Northern Ireland Science Festival and this year is bigger and better! The Armagh planetarium has been holding […]

On Monday 14 November 2016 the skies over the UK and Ireland will be graced by a beautiful bright full moon. Also on this this day there will be a […]

How Common are Supermoons?

On Monday 14 November 2016 the skies over the UK and Ireland will be graced by a beautiful bright full moon. Also on this this day there will be a […]

At Armagh Planetarium we hosted our very first video game based workshop. This summer we immersed ourselves into the blocky world of Minecraft. Using MinecraftEdu, the children that took part […]

Games in Space and Why We Love Them

At Armagh Planetarium we hosted our very first video game based workshop. This summer we immersed ourselves into the blocky world of Minecraft. Using MinecraftEdu, the children that took part […]