Both our publications are available as a benefit of membership. Sky-High is also available
for purchase by the public.
Orbit - Newsletter is scheduled to appear at least six times a year. It features
sky-notes, observation reports and articles. An electronic version Orbit - Newsletter is supplied free to
members. A limited number will be printed for members that do not have e-mail.
Read some Sample Articles.
Members may download the Orbit Newsletter (published 31 Mar 2009) here.
Sky-High is our annual almanac, now in its 17th year since its first publication in 1993.
24 pages in all. It features a colour gallery. In addition to items of
a strictly almanac nature it also has interesting astronomical articles.
Sky-High is supplied free to members by post. It is
also available for purchase by the public, still at the same price as last year.
What's in Sky-High for 2009:
Introduction; Celestial Diary for 2009;
The Planets in 2009; Comets in 2009; Meteors Showers in 2009; Asteroids in 2009; Variable Stars in 2009; Eclipses in 2009;
"A Brief Trip Southwards"; "Deciphering Star Names"; Epsilon Aurigae and more.
Editors: John O'Neill and Liam Smyth.
See Sky-High 2009 Update for updates and errata.
Also, often Observer's Highlights picks an item featured.
Sky-High 2009 has now been published.
- Orders for postal delivery "SkyHigh 2009", I.A.S., P.O. Box 2547, Dublin 14, Ireland.
Price €6.00 inc. p.& p.
All payments (made payable to "Irish Astronomical Society"), prepaid, in Euro.
- Available at Eason's store O'Connell Street Lower, Dublin 1. (Astronomy Section
in the Basement). Price €5.00.