View Full Version : 2009 Will Be the International Year of Astronomy

2007-Dec-21, 01:40 AM
Finally, astronomy is going to get the respect it deserves. The United Nations announced today that 2009 will be the International Year of Astronomy. There'll be a concerted effort around the world to increase awareness about astronomy, and give people access to tools, techniques and knowledge. The year coincides with 400 years since Galileo Galilei first [...]

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