The Thrill and Science of Space Is in Your Hands: Introducing the eVscope eQuinox

SAN FRANCISCO AND MARSEILLE – March 22. Unistellar announced today a new version of its popular technology that is advancing your ability to interact with space through the process of scientific discovery. The new eVscope eQuinox features the brand’s signature smart telescope technologies, a uniquely powerful combination of speed and sensitivity-to-light in one sleek, compact…

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Astronomical Women and their Deep-Sky Discoveries

  In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting women who made amazing deep-sky discoveries! Unistellar Citizen Astronomers are invited to participate in this week’s quest to observe deep-sky objects discovered by notable women in astronomy, so get out your eVscope and follow along!     Caroline Herschel Caroline Herschel had many firsts not only…

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We Got It: The Story of Astronomers and Citizen Astronomers Catching Hazardous Asteroid Apophis over Colorado and Louisiana

Franck Marchis, Chief Scientific Officer of Unistellar and Senior Astronomer at the SETI Institute, tells us the whole story, from the first hint to the latest successes about this unique citizen planetary defense campaign.   Like most things in science, it started with an email. On February 1, Josselin Desmars, from Observatoire de Paris, contacted…

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Challenge of the Week: Messier Galaxies

  Unistellar Citizen Astronomers are invited to participate in this week’s special quest to observe galaxies from the Messier Catalogue, in preparation for our upcoming Messier Marathon! The Messier Catalogue is a set of 110 deep sky objects which includes galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters. The catalogue was published by French astronomer Charles Messier in…

A Space-Lover Agenda for SXSW 2021

Space is the new cool. It is dominating the conversation at this year’s SXSW—the iconic festival with global influence over movies, music and anything interactive. With the universe at your fingertips, where does a festival-goer* begin? Below, Unistellar has curated a selection of the most amazing space talks happening at SXSW 2021, including our very…