Aurora australis stuns from the Space Station

Aurora australis stuns from the Space Station

THESE IMAGES of the aurora australis or ‘southern lights’ were taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station, orbiting at an altitude of 438 kilometres above ground level. The aurora australis (and its Northern Hemisphere sibling, the aurora borealis) is...
Here’s what’s in our Sep/Oct issue

Here’s what’s in our Sep/Oct issue

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL FIND in the Sep/Oct 2021 issue of Australian Sky & Telescope magazine — out now. Pick up a copy at your local newsagent, or grab the digital issue. You can also save some money by subscribing to the print or digital editions. Features: Mystery...