Astroreality

August 14, 2020
Close approach of the Moon and Venus

Close approach of the Moon and Venus

The Moon and Venus will make a close approach, passing within 3°59′ of each other. The Moon will be 26 days old. From Washington, the pair […]
August 11, 2020
Perseids: Bright Meteor Shower in August

Perseids: Bright Meteor Shower in August

The Perseid meteor shower happens every August. The Earth plows into debris left behind from Comet Swift-Tuttle, which last passed close to Earth in 1992. The […]
August 8, 2020

How Can Parents Evoke Curiosity & Excitement About Space For Children?

Finding fun and engaging ways to learn about the stars, planets, and space can inspire a life-long interest in kids. Space has endless possibilities for kids […]
August 27, 2019
mars pro model, credit to astroreality loyal customer

User Review: Our Future with the Cosmos

Author: Frank J. Spitz, M.Sc. The purpose of this review is to give one a sense of the scope of what AstroReality can provide to the inquisitive […]
December 6, 2018

Virtual Globes in the Classroom

Gaze up at the night sky and what do you see? An endless ocean of darkness dotted with stars, distant planets, and our bright moon. Most […]
November 27, 2018

Miniature Globes of Our Solar System

Do you know how big our solar system actually is?   It stretches some 122 astronomical units (AU) from the Sun. That’s 122 times further away […]
November 16, 2018

The Best Time to Purchase Space Gifts

Do you have an astronomy lover in your life? Even though you may not spend as much time staring up at the stars, you’ll be pleased […]