Announcements

Astro-Computing      

This five-day computer-based programme introduces students of classes VIII-to X to methods adopted by astronomers to locate positions of asteroids, understand rotation of the Sun and other celestial motions using CLEA software. The batch commences on May 8 and ends on May 12, 2019. Number of participants is limited to 20. Time: 10:30 am to 1 pm. Fee Rs.500/- per head.

Zero Shadow Day       Click here for more..

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium is making arrangements to observe an astronomical event called Zero Shadow Day on 24th April 2019 at 12:17 hrs. Entry is free.

Telescope Assembly Workshop       Click here for more..

JNP is organising Telescope Assembly Workshop from 8th to 11th May 2019. Participants will assemble a 6" Newtonian telescope with mount and take it with them. Registration fee is expected to be Rs.23,000/-+Rs.1000/- per head. Interested participants may register their names in the office by paying a token fee of Rs.1000/-.

How the Universe Works : Supernovas       

Monthly Science Movie entitled "How the Universe Works : Supernovas" is scheduled on 21st April 2019 at 5:30 pm. Entry is free.

SKY WATCH      

JNP is organizing a Sky Watch programme for public to view the available objects viz, Saturn, Jupiter etc. on April 13, 2019 from 4:30 am till sunrise. This will be shown through the different telescopes provided the sky is clear. Entry is free.

Kaapi With Kuriosity lecture       

"Symmetry and the Laws of Nature" by Prof. Umesh Waghmare, JNCASR., Bengaluru, is scheduled on 14.04.2019 at 4 pm at the Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bengaluru.

Science Club discussion on 'Science Experiments' on 14.04.2019 at 3 pm       Click here for more..

Experiments have guided the course of scientific development for centuries. In this session some important experiments such as Bernoulli principle, back draft, laminar flow in fluids, etc shall be discussed. Additionally the concepts behind the recent imaging of Black Hole will be familiarized to the participants.

Know Your Stars      

Monthly sky gazing programme entitled "Know Your Stars" for public is scheduled on 7th April 2019 at 6.30 pm.

"Ask an Astronomer"      

Monthly programme 'Ask an Astronomer' is scheduled for public 7th April 2019 from 5:15 pm to 6:15 pm. Entry is free.

Summer Programmes - 2019       Click here for more..

SUMMER PROGRAMMES - in science for students commencing from 2nd April 2019. Registration starts on 27th March 2019 at 10.30 am on first-come-first-served basis.

- Only two seats can be registered by an individual. Considering the constraints of space, the registration is restricted to two registrations. Kindly Co-operate.

- Mode of payment by cash only

- Registration has to be done ONLY in person at the office

- No. of Registration Counter - 3
Counter No.1 - for the registration of Tiny Tots programme (3rd, 4th & 5th standard students)
Counter No.2 - for the registration of Fun with Science/Day Time Astronomy/Astro-computing programme (6th - 10th standard students)
Counter No.3 - for other programmes (8th standard & above)

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