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Celestial Discoveries by Women: Part 1

    World Space Week is about to begin! This October 4th through 10th, we’re celebrating Women in Space. To kick things off, we’re starting with an observing challenge that highlights discoveries from some of our all-time favorite female astronomers. Scottish astronomer Williamina Fleming (1857–1911), one of the original “Harvard Computers,” was the first to…

World Space Week 2021: Inspiring Girls to Discover Space

UNISTELLAR, SETI INSTITUTE & THE PLANETARY SOCIETY COLLABORATE TO INSPIRE 1 MILLION GIRLS TO DISCOVER SPACE DURING WORLD SPACE WEEK SAN FRANCISCO – SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 – In celebration of World Space Week, hosted October 4-10 annually, the New Astronomy pioneers at Unistellar are collaborating with the SETI Institute and The Planetary Society for an…