For some years now, the skills of amateur astronomers in taking pictures of the sky has been recognised by the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. This year the contest produced another crop of stunning images from around the world. Winner of the Skyscapes category, and Overall Winner in the awards – now sponsored by Insight Investment and announced at …
I am a writer, journalist and amateur astronomer. I run the skymania.com website.
I wrote Where Did Pluto Go? A guide to change in our understanding of the Solar System. I also have a little bit of the Solar System named after me - asteroid Suthers 6726, orbiting between Mars and Jupiter.