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Night Sky Planner

April 2, 2020

Outreach Resources

Perseid meteor shower

Featured Activity

Why Do We Put Telescopes In Space? [Activity and Presentation]

This activity helps explain why telescopes in space can be more effective than telescopes on Earth. You can demonstrate why stars twinkle and show how atmospheric conditions impact the quality of what telescopes can see..

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Stars in the Network

Check out astronomy clubs who regularly share the sky and the inspiration of NASA science with their communities. A few of the Stars in the Night Sky Network are:

What is the Night Sky Network

The Night Sky Network is a nationwide coalition of amateur astronomy clubs bringing the science, technology, and inspiration of NASA's missions to the general public. We share our time and telescopes to provide you with unique astronomy experiences at science museums, observatories, classrooms, and under the real night sky.

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