Stargazing is popular with all age groups and people from all backgrounds. It’s a great way to discover the wonders of science and technology.
We promote ‘Dark Sky Discovery Sites’, a nationwide network of locations that are easily accessible and which offer good views of the night sky with just your naked eyes!
More astronomy resources
Space Facts is a growing collection of interesting facts about space, covering the planets, solar system, space exploration, galaxies and more.
60 Second Adventures in Astronomy is a series of 12 60-second animations, voiced by David Mitchell, examining different concepts related to astronomy, from the Big Bang to relativity, from black holes to dark matter.
Last updated: 31 March 2022