to GASPO's website!
has recieved a MEADE ETX 90 mm Telescope from Permission to Dream
Project of Space Frontier foundation based in California. With the help
of this telescope we conduct observation at schools.
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Venus Transit 2004
Kids' stories after observing the
showing our observation programmes
||Usually two transits of Venus occur within 8 years of one another; then, after a lapse of 105 or 122 years, another two transits occur within 8 years.
transit –June 2004
On 8th of June this
year Planet Venus was seen, as a small dot, in front of the sun --passing
The rare event was not
witnessed by human eyes in 122 years. The next transit will happen 8
years later and then not until 105 years.
Organize Star Watching Activities for School
Students and Community people with the help of telescope.
Help school students and community people to compare
Eastern traditional knowledge on Astronomy (the so called Jyotish-Shastra)
with Modern Scientific Astronomical knowledge, and find the truth.
of learning and impact of star observation activities and their wide
dissemination to general public through Media.
other star watcher Groups in Nepal, South Asia or elsewhere and develop
workshops/ training on relevant issues as needed.
Astronomical Resource Centre in Pokhara.
Universe Today - Space news from around the Internet, updated every weekday.
Skyline - Space news from Sudbury Astronomy Club, Canada, updated weekly.
Steve's Cool Scopes! - Reflector Telescopes from Stargazer Steve Dodson, Canada.
- Tracking the International Space Station- ISS.
Permission To Dream - Taking Astronomy to the Kids.
Nepali Astro Clubs - Amateur Astronomy Clubs in Nepal.
AOSNY - Amateur Observers Society, New York.
WAS-NZ - Wellington Astronomical Society, New Zealand.
SOHO - The Solar & Heliospheric Observatory.
ASTROMAG - The Astronomy Magazine.
Sky&Telescope - The Sky & Telescope Magazine.
Day's PIC - Astronomy Picture of the Day from NASA.
Picture Archieve - NASA Cool Picture Archieve.
HOU - Hands-On Universe-Internet Telescope.
ASTRONEPAL - GASPO's Astro Discussion Forum.
Chandra Observatory - NASA's Chandra Observatory.
JPL-NASA - NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory website.
Hubble Telescope - Space telescopes.
All-The-SKY - Digital Pics of Space.
GASPO's Previous Site - Previous Webpage of GASPO.
Messier - Messier catalogue.
Italiano - Signor Fabio Pacucci's webpage on GASPO.
Kedar P Badu, President, GASPO
Prem Marg 8/53, Simalchaur, Kaski District, POKHARA - 8, NEPAL
Tel: 00 977 1 4 382341 (Kedar)