Organized by Astronomical Community

Mysteries of the Universe
Monday, February 15, 2021 - 11:30am to Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 8:00pm

Learn astronomy from leading research scientists across the globe!

Artist’s impression of a fast radio burst, Credit: ESO/M. Kornmesser
Sunday, February 28, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Astronomy is a science of eons. In the cosmos, things change over millions or  billions of years. Most transient events in the sky are due to happenings in our own solar system.

Water, Water Everywhere?
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Our understanding of our own solar system has changed significantly since the advent of spacecraft exploration. Water was once believed very scarce in our corner of the galaxy but we now realize this is not the case.

Origins Institute
Monday, December 14, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
The Origins Institute in partnership with the McMaster Alumni Association invite you to an online public lecture with Dr. Natalie Hinkel.
The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

Halloween Virtual Star Party
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Watch the recorded video:
Journey to Mars
Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Announcing the October Mars Opposition Event!

Join us for a LIVE ONLINE Journey to the planet Mars!

Shoot the Moon
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

You are invited to a Zoom meeting called "Shoot the Moon" in which we use live views of the crescent Moon to examine its major features like craters and mountains, and talk about their formation.