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45th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing
Slooh will celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing with an amazing high-definition lunar broadcast on Sunday, July 20th starting at 5:30 PM PDT / 8:30 PM EDT / 00:30 UTC (7/21). Slooh will broadcast the event live from a special feed located in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
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Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower
Slooh will provide a special live view of the Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower from Arizona
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Saturn Occultation
Watch the Moon cross in front of Saturn live with Slooh on the 4th of August.
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MegaMoon
Watch the SUPER Moon with Slooh live on August the 10th, as it looms big in our night sky!
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Slooh Community News

  • July 21, 2014

    Slooh celebrated the 45th anniversary of the first manned Moon landing. We watched the moon rise in Dubai via our live stream as special guests science journalist Andy Chaikin and documentarian Duncan Copp shared their stories.

  • June 27, 2014

    Slooh tracked massive and newly discovered potentially hazardous asteroid 2014 HQ124 zipping by Earth on June 5th. Neil Cavuto from Fox Business did a segment on The Beast (named by Slooh) to highlight the risks of near-Earth Asteroids.

  • May 13, 2014

    Geoff Fox is the newest member of our broadcast team. He was an award-winning meteorologist and science reporter in Connecticut before moving to sunny southern California. Now, he will share his broadcasting experience and enthusiasm for astronomy with the Slooh Community. He made his debut as the host of the annular solar eclipse on April 28th.

  • April 24, 2014

    Dr. Green is a Royal Society University Research Fellow based at the Mullard Space Science Laboratory, UCL's Department of Space and Climate Physics and studies activity in the atmosphere of our nearest star, the Sun. In particular, looking at immense magnetic fields in the Sun's atmosphere which sporadically erupt into the Solar System.

  • April 01, 2014

    Timothy Ferris, the renowned science writer, brought his extensive experience and knowledge to Slooh when he appeared as the guest expert on the coverage of the Total Lunar Eclipse on April 15. Ferris has written dozens of books including "Coming of Age in the Milky Way". He is currently an emeritus professor at UC - Berkeley.

  • February 21, 2014

    If you are curious about the night sky, join the world's largest fellowship of citizen astronomers, active since 2003 in command of Slooh's observatories to image 40,000+ objects in the night sky and collaborate in research, discovery, promulgation and inspiration.

  • March 19, 2014

    "This is so cool! I don't believe I have seen any satellites in HM (High Magnification view) that were put there on purpose. I know talk has gone on here, in the past, about how to go about tracking them and how accurate you need to be to catch it in the HM....pretty awesome if you ask me!"

  • March 07, 2014

    On March 1, the Slooh Community held a collaborative stargazing party. All the participating members worked together to capture every Messier galaxy in a special one night marathon. Lenore Kenney, a Slooh member, prepared using every device at her disposal to help coordinate with fellow amateur astronomers in this fun and unique event.

  • February 28, 2014

    With solar activity heating up, the Northern Lights have recently become spectacular to see from places beneath the "auroral oval" centered on the north magnetic pole. During this unique viewing window, Slooh astronomer Bob Berman and key telescope partner Matt Francis traveled to central Alaska to capture the majesty of this incredible event.

  • March 07, 2014

    Hast thou seen the white asteroid, the length of 10 whaling vessels, not spied in some 14 years, whose orbit has now been lost, goes by the name Moby Dick? Find it for us, for all of humanity, and it'll be a dram of rum for you and your brethren, and a suitable frame of your accomplishment on this page for a year.

  • February 21, 2014

    A bitter storm hit the Canary Islands on Monday, February 17. The storm covered Mt. Teide, the site of Slooh's flagship observatory, in snow and ice leaving the domes frozen shut. After the storm passed, Paul Cox, Slooh's Observatory Director, spent hours digging the domes out of the snow to prepare the telescopes for clear nights of stargazing.

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