Category: IYA 2009

IYA 2009

The Closing of IYA 2009 & All Good Things

When will the IYA 2009 closed? If one consider the IYA 2009 is merely a celebration, there should be a closing date. But, what is IYA 2009 anyway? Celebration of 400 years of Telescope? 5000 years of astronomy? Indeed, the ...

The Closing of IYA 2009 & All Good Things

When will the IYA 2009 closed? If one consider the IYA 2009 is merely a celebration, there should be a closing date. But, what is IYA 2009 anyway? Celebration of 400 years of Telescope? 5000 years of astronomy? Indeed, the ...

Festival Sains Antariksa 2009

IYA 2009 is only a month away, and before officially closed, my office organized activities, in the participation of this IYA 2009. The name of the activity is Festival Sains Antariksa 2009 (Space Science Festival). There were various activities, as ...

Campfire of the World Space Week With HAAJ

Last weekend, i went to the camp with the group of HAAJ (Jakarta Amateur Astronomy Club). For the HAAJ, they made the trip as one of their agenda for celebrating the 25th of HAAJ, as well as for the World ...

Indonesian Astronomical Society Conference, 29-31 Oct 2009

Tempus fugit, time flies. It seems like yesterday, when i started to write for cosmic diary, but, as i finish some of my tasks, i just realized, today is the last month, of the 9nth month of the 2009. Wew ...

Indonesian Astronomical Society Conference, 29-31 Oct 2009

Tempus fugit, time flies. It seems like yesterday, when i started to write for cosmic diary, but, as i finish some of my tasks, i just realized, today is the last month, of the 9nth month of the 2009. Wew ...

Whatever Happened in 2012?

What will happen in 2012? There are numerous rumors floating around about 2012 and mostly related to the end of days, and that proves confusing for most people in here. Is it true, that the end is near? Obviously ...

For What It’s Worth – 100 Hours of Astronomy

100 Hours of Astronomy has passed days ago, and left so many memories for most astronomy goers all around the world, and also in Indonesia. It might be a new dawn for astronomy, since at this time, astronomy became a ...

And the Debate Continues ..

It has been 400 years since Galileo observed the sky with the telescope, and since that time, the way people look at the sky shifted. In the case: which one is accepted as true in scientific notion, is it Heliocentric ...

Einstein and Eddington

Einstein and Eddington. Am i writing about biography of those two great scientist? Actually, 'Einstein and Eddington is a movie title from the BBC, (see here for the official site of the movie). The story revolves around the two scientists and ...