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Lots of exciting things are happening at Kielder Observatory, use this page to browse the latest stories. We’ll have updates on the events we run, fantastic images our team have taken up at the observatory and occasionally science updates that our team would like to share!


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Take an adventure into the unknown at the remarkable Kielder Observatory attraction in beautiful Northumberland

We recently collaborated with myhotelbreak when they visited us here at the Kielder Observatory. Find out what they discovered in this guest blog edition.

False Colour image of The Bubble Nebula. Image Credit: Hubble/NASA

As the Hubble Space Telescope fast approaches its 29th Birthday, it is a good time to review one of our favourite images from the past few years.

Sunspot trio as taken by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory

For our first blog post Becki Cooper, full-time astronomer at Kielder Observatory, takes a look at sunspots and what they can tell us about the current solar cycle.