Astronomy on Tap’s Cosmos Bingo

Astronomy on Tap is a great little outreach project that places hip scientists in cities like New York and Columbus, Ohio (and who knows, maybe Rochester or even Geneva soon) to give free, fun presentations about the universe. “Science is even better with beer,” is the group’s tagline. The concept of meeting people where they…


six favorite posts of 2013*

Online Astronomer editor Doug Reilly picks his six favorite posts from 2013. From meditations on the aesthetics of telescopic observing to a star-name mystery, a new Nova and the process of science sung by They Might Be Giants, 2013 was a rich year.