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Australia's Premier Astronomy and Space Magazine

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 Cover of the April 2015 issue of Australian Sky & Telescope

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"Australian Sky & full of fat, fibre, and finger-lickin' goodness." - Sydney Morning Herald, October 31, 2005

Australian Sky & Telescope is the Australian astronomy magazine that brings you throughout the year:

  • Timely observing guides for the night sky
  • Renowned test reviews on astronomy equipment
  • Reports on what amateurs around the country are doing
  • The finest astronomy features and news coverage
  • Inspiring astrophotos from our readers

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Inside the April 2015 issue of Australian Sky & Telescope, you’ll find:

Into the void

The emptiest spaces of the Universe may hold clues to some of the most enduring cosmic mysteries. By Robert Zimmerman

Beyond the Kuiper Belt

Many celestial bodies likely lurk in the sprawling emptiness that fringes our Solar System. Where are they, and how did they get there? By Scott S. Sheppard

Observing minor moons

Test your observing skills by looking for some of the Solar System's more challenging objects. By Terry N. Trees

Astrophotography today

We look at the how the world's best astro imagers produce their magical photos of deep space. By Sean Walker

Telescope workshop

How to build a simple, inexpensive focuser for your telescope. By Gary Seronik

Happy birthday Hubble!

It's 25 years since the Hubble Space Telescope was launched. We celebrate with a selection of its best pictures.

...and so much more.




Planck Spacecraft Shuts Down

After four years of exquisite observations, the latest mission to study the universe's earliest light has been shuttered. But this end is a happy one and comes with a significant cosmological legacy.  Read more


 Digital Australian Sky & Telescope

AS&T April 2015 cover


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Australian Sky & Telescope magazine is available in digital format for you to read on your computer or tablet. Our April 2015 issue is now available, along with all the back issues going back to the start of 2011. To subscribe, visit Australian Sky & Telescope's page on the Zinio website, or click here.
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 2015 Astronomy Calendar



These calendars have been so popular that we've completely sold out of them! Please check back later in 2015 for the 2016 Astronomy Calendar.


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