There are many different ways to go about observing the night skies, from basic telescope use to modern and advanced techniques like night vision astronomy and electronically assisted astronomy.
Find here guides to understand all you need to know about observational astronomy and how to get started.
Night Vision Astronomy (NVA)
Read our beginners guide to using a night vision device for stargazing
Electronically Assisted Astronomy (EAA)
Introduction to EAA and how it differs from regular astronomy
What’s in the Sky Tonight From My Location?
The best free tools to use to understand what will be visible to you on any night
Astronomical Events 2023
Find out what to view in the night sky month-by-month this year
How Many Planets Are There?
Learn the jaw-dropping answer – covering the Solar System, galaxy, and universe
Astronomy for Beginners: Guide
A step-by-step guide to stargazing as a hobby
Light Pollution and Astronomy
Understand how light pollution affects astronomy and how you can get around it
37 Best Space and Astronomy Books
Learn about space and astronomy with these selected books
50 Famous Astronomers
See our list of the most influential people in the history of astronomy
51 Best Astronomy Gifts for Space-Lovers
The ultimate list of astronomy gifts for space lovers and stargazers from low-budget to bigger spenders