World Astronomers Gathered under the Sky of Iran 
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
3rd International Olympiad of Astronomy and Astrophysics held in Tehran, Iran on October 17-26. During the night of October 24 StarPeace arranged a star party for students and leaders from 20 countries.

During October 17-26, 2009 Iran host the 3rd International Olympiad of Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA). Twenty countries participated in the competition which include Belarus, Indonesia, Poland, Bangladesh, Greece, Brazil, Lithuania, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Korea, India, Cambodia, Slovakia, Bolivia, Serbia, Romania, Kazakhstan, China, Ukraine, Iran.

On the night of October 24 StarPeace Iran team organized a star party for the participants. They observed Jupiter, Moon and some other deep sky objects and write peace messages for StarPeace as a memory form around the world. We will publish that Memory Sheet on Multimedia page.

IOAA organizes a yearly competition on astronomy and astrophysics for high school students. The purpose of IOAA is to promote interests and educations on astronomy and astrophysics of high school students.

 

 



If you would like to receive the newsletter in your mailbox, please enter your email address here to subscribe:

Subscribe me!   
Organized By:
Sponsors:
Intl. Collaboration: