The latest astronomical and RASC Toronto Centre news.
Double Cluster - NGC 884 and NGC 869 by Bill Longo

We had a great time last night at the Long Sault Conservation Area. Twilight lingered but was followed by an amazing pass of the International Space Station.

SNO LAB is an underground science laboratory specializing in neutrino and dark matter physics.

You and your family are cordially invited to attend the 16th Annual E.C. Carr Astronomical Observatory (CAO) Open House and RASC Toronto Centre Awards Picnic on Saturday, June 1, 2013.


Well the comet was the star last night, so to speak. On the way to Long Sault Conservation Area I stopped on Island Rd. just east of Port Perry and had excellent views of Comet PanSTARRS.

For the month of March and into April, we in the Northern Hemisphere will be graced by what could be the brightest comet since the 1990’s.

Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Toronto Centre invites all new members and associate members, who have and will come aboard between January 1st 2012 and May 15th 2013, to join an orientation get together – First Light.