Popular Astronomy

Some articles on popular astronomy, astronomy:

Society For Popular Astronomy
... The Society for Popular Astronomy is a national astronomical society based in the United Kingdom for beginners to amateur astronomy ... encourage beginners to the science and to promote astronomy among the general public ... patron was Dr J G Porter whose BBC radio broadcasts about astronomy preceded television's long-running series The Sky At Night ...

Famous quotes containing the words astronomy and/or popular:

    It is noticed, that the consideration of the great periods and spaces of astronomy induces a dignity of mind, and an indifference to death.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    The lowest form of popular culture—lack of information, misinformation, disinformation, and a contempt for the truth or the reality of most people’s lives—has overrun real journalism. Today, ordinary Americans are being stuffed with garbage.
    Carl Bernstein (b. 1944)