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    Space for Education: Physics, Totally Weightless

    October 19, 2018
    As part of the "Horizons - Space for Education" project, the Haus der Astronomie in Heidelberg is developing school materials that can be used to integrate topics on physics from Alexander Gerst's ISS mission "Horizons" into physics or astronomy lessons. [more]

    From the Internet to the Stars: Colourful hydrogen clouds and star clusters at 2018 Girls' Day at HdA

    April 26, 2018
    Girls' Day 2018: Observations of stellar clusters via the Internet, in cooperation with the Faulkes Telescope Project using the telescope network of Las Cumbres Observatory  [more]
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    Per Internet to the Stars: Colorful hydrogen clouds and star clusters at 2017 Girls' Day at HdA

    April 28, 2017
    Girls' Day 2017: Observations of stellar clusters via the Internet, in cooperation with the telescope network of Las Cumbres Observatory [more]

    Per Internet to the Stars: Participants make own astronomical observations for 2016 Girls' Day at HdA

    April 28, 2016
    Girls' Day 2016: Participants at Haus der Astronomie made their own astronomical observations via Internet, in cooperation with the Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope network [more]
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    Planet parade in the morning sky

    January 27, 2016
    Getting up early is worth it for the next few weeks: All five planets of our solar system that are visible to the naked eye gather in the morning sky [more]
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    UNAWE Universe in a Box Honoured with Best Science Education Resource Award

    May 28, 2015
    Universe in a Box has been recognised for its educational value by Scientix — the European Network of Science Education. Universe in a Box is the low-cost, inquiry-based astronomy education resource of Universe Awareness (UNAWE). On Friday 22nd May this resource was awarded the Scientix Resources Award “STEM Teaching Material Addressed to Teachers”. [more]

    Budding Scientists go observing (virtually) on Hawaii for 2015 Girls' Day at HdA

    April 23, 2015
    Girls' Day 2015: Participants made their own observations via Internet, in cooperation with the Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope network [more]
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    Klaus Tschira 1940-2015

    March 31, 2015
    HdA's principal benefactor has passed away [more]

    German-Japanese Meeting "Disks & Exoplanets" at HdA

    November 05, 2014
    International astronomers meet to discuss new observations and models of planet formation [more]

    Council of German Observatories meets at the HdA

    March 17, 2014
    Directors of Germany's astronomical institutes come to Heidelberg [more]

    A new planisphere for the HdA

    February 07, 2014
    Now with even more deep-sky objects, and in color. [more]

    HdA is getting a sister building!

    November 21, 2013
    Outreach center at ESO's Munich headquarters to be announced shortly [more]

    A new website for the HdA

    November 12, 2013
    If you can see this, we've relaunched our website [more]

    Nationwide astronomy teacher training at HdA

    November 07, 2013
    Funded by the WE Heraeus Foundation [more]

    EU Universe Awareness International Workshop 2013 at HdA

    October 07, 2013
    Educators and communicators discuss astronomy for young children [more]

    Bi-national Heraeus Summer School on Cosmology at the HdA

    August 22, 2013
    Teacher training with participants from Heidelberg, Jena, Padova, and Florence [more]

    Honoring participants of the IASC-Pan-STARRS Asteroid Search

    July 22, 2013
    IASC's Patrick Miller visits the HdA [more]

    HdA Astroparticle Project wins "Energy for Education" Prize

    July 19, 2013
    New gear will see first use at JuniorAkademie Baden-Württemberg [more]

    HdA at Explore Science 2013

    June 26, 2013
    From our home planet to the atmosphere of Mars [more]
     
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