Zvaigžņotā Debess” The Starry Sky Spring 2019 (243) CONTENTS
The news briefly. Ilgonis Vilks. Page 2.
News at LU's Astronomy Institute. Ilgonis Vilks. Page 4.
Time zone for Latvia. Mārtiņš Gills. Page 6.
The planet is circling around the Barnard Star. Mārtiņš Gills. Page 10.
Movement. Prepared by Inese Dudareva. Page 13.
EXPLORING THE UNIVERSE
Rays that aren't rays at all. Juris Kalvāns. Page 14.
The Chinese on the invisible side of the Moon. Ilgonis Vilks. Page 20.
A realistic journey in space. Māris Gertāns. Page 24.
Ultima Thule: First results. Raitis Misa. Page 28.
The dark guest of Saturn. Jānis Jaunbergs. Page 32.
Four in one or How to regain world leadership. Mārtiņš Gills. Page 36.
“Supernova” hosts astronomy fans. Ausma Bruņniece, Inese Dudareva. Page 40.
Galaxy centre in Namibia. Kristaps Kemlers. Page 44.
An assistant to the planet watcher. Mārtiņš Gills. Page 46.
A look back at what happened during 70 years. Ivars Šmelds. Page 48.
Congratulations to Irena Pundure. Starry Sky editorial staff. Page 57.
A few hours in the Lielzeltiņi. Mārtiņš Gills. Page 58.
SKY IN SPRING
Celestial bodies in spring 2019. Juris Kauliņš. Page 60.