The Big Aussie Starhunt
is over, and the results are in. First up, the "What constellation would you rename" competition was won by Madison Hunt, who wanted to rename Ara
Echidna. Go to the competition website
to find out why, and who the Schools winner was. Want to know what the skies around Australia are like, see the results site
and find out who your city/town/region compares. Some weod places turn out bright, like Strathalban, way out in the country, had a limiting sky magnitude of 5!
Labels: Astronomy, light pollution