What is Ai (Astronomy Ireland)?
Astronomy Ireland (AI) was founded in Dublin in 1990 by David Moore and others following a split from the Irish Astronomical Society.
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What happened to astronomy in the Middle Ages?
This lack of progress has led some astronomers to assert that nothing happened in Western European astronomy during the Middle Ages. Recent investigations, however, have revealed a more complex picture of the study and teaching of astronomy in the period from the 4th to the 16th centuries.
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Is astronomy a science or art?
Astronomy (from Greek: ἀστρονομία) is a natural science that studies celestial objects and phenomena. It applies mathematics, physics, and chemistry, in an effort to explain the origin of those objects and phenomena and their evolution.
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What does an astrophysicist do?
They are often employed by universities performing scholarly research, though others may pursue specialized fields like astrophysics and quantum mechanics. They often work with astronomers to conduct research that explains how different forms of energy and matter interact.
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What are the planets called in Spanish?
Now that you know what the planets are called in Spanish, let’s take a look at a few examples from our Yabla Spanish library where their names are mentioned: El planeta Marte alguna vez tuvo ríos, lagos y mares. The planet Mars once had rivers, lakes, and seas.
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What is the Harvest Moon in 2022?
In many Native American cultures, September’s Full Moon is called the Full Corn Moon. This year, it is also the Full Moon closest to the September equinox, making it 2022’s Harvest Moon as well. Also known as the autumnal (fall) equinox in the Northern Hemisphere, the September Equinox is considered by many as the first day of fall.
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What is the history of astrology in India?
Astronomy was then interwoven with astrology and
since ancient times Indians have involved the planets (called Grahas) with the determination of human
fortunes. The planets Shani, i.e. Saturn and Mangal i.e. Mars were considered inauspicious.
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What is the salary of an astronomy student in India?
Students who want to pursue an astronomy program must have passed the M.Sc. degree in Astronomy course with 50 % marks from a recognized board/ university. For students who are starting their career in the field of Astronomy master courses, their average salary is from INR 5 – 10 LPA in the initial years.
What is the summer internship program?
Our summer internship program offers opportunities in science, engineering, telescope operations, instrumentation, IT, and software engineering. This program is intended for current undergraduate science, engineering and computer science students (or students who have recently graduated). Recent attendees of software boot camps are also welcome!
Are there any astronomical observatories in Ireland?
Astronomical observatories in Ireland that feature telescopes used for astronomy research. Observatories may not be open to the public. Please contact them for any public viewing schedules, tours, and outreach programs.