A First Love is a Lasting Love in Astronomy
Sidewalk Astronomy in San Antonio, Texas
Photo: Bryan Tobias

This young instructor, at an event held by the San Antonio League of Sidewalk Astronomers, is helping people learn about the sky. Many amateur astronomers say they got hooked on astronomy when they were children or young adults and research shows that when kids get involved with astronomy, they carry the love of astronomy into adulthood. Amateur astronomers are great at introducing children (and adults) to the sky. Find a club near you!