The SKA Outreach World

UK Outreach Report

The UK initials the SKA Treaty On 28th June, Dr Adam Baker from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, initialled the SKA treaty on behalf of the UK, marking further progress in establishing the SKA Observatory. UK SKA…Read more

SARAO Outreach Department Report

SARAO/SKA SA celebrates Global Astronomy Month 2018 The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO)/SKA SA participated in various science engagement activities around South Africa in April in celebration of Global Astronomy Month 2018. Global Astronomy Month is an international event…Read more

ICRAR Report

The Sky at Night The BBC’s The Sky at Night program is one the longest running TV shows in the world. It began in 1957 and was presented by Patrick Moore—a famousastronomy TV personality—for 55 years until he died in…Read more

CSIRO Outreach Report

BBC TV at the Murchison Radio astronomy Observatory In May, the BBC’s Chris Lintott travelled to the Murchison radio Astronomy Observatory (MRO) to film an episode of the epic TV show The Sky at Night. It features SKA pathfinder telescopes…Read more

NZ Outreach Report

Excitement around the potential of SKA New Zealand’s contribution to the world’s biggest science project last night received a top honour for research and innovation. The KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards is New Zealand’s premier event celebrating the achievements of individuals,…Read more