April 17, 2015

A two day GTTP workshop was organized  by Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) at Motherland  Higher  Secondary  School  (MLHSS),  Pokhara  from  February  20-21, 2015. The program was conducted in Association with Global Hands on Universe (GHoU) and Pokhara Astronomical  Society (PAS) worked as local organizer of the event. Altogether sixteen Science teachers of  different schools at […]

April 14, 2015

After the several request from the high school students about the time constraint due to pre-broad exams at their college, application deadline for the Second National Astronomy Olympiad 2015 (NAO2015) has been extended to April 10, 2015! Late Application Deadline is April 17, 2015 APPLY NOW           The first round of selection is scheduled […]

April 14, 2015

Unlike our previous interaction sessions, today’s morning remained busy with an interaction program with the A-Level students at Orient College, Banbsari, Kathmandu, Nepal as we got an invitation by Surgeon B.C., Coordinator, A-Level at college to host an interaction for his students. During the interaction, we explore the interest of students on astronomy and brief […]

April 1, 2015

We are pleased to announce a series of program on astronomy and space science for the month of April as our support to the Global Astronomy Month 2015 (GAM2015).  To know more about GAM2015, feel free to watch this official trailer: For complete and updated list of our program, please feel free to check our UPCOMING […]

March 1, 2015

Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) is pleased to announce series of programs during this month to celebrate ‘International Day of Cosmonautics and Aviation 2015’ in Nepal. This year, we will be screening a docudrama SPACE RACE, produced by BBC in 2005, in order to give a clear perspective of the development on space sector during the year […]

February 26, 2015

Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) in association with Sano Sansar Youth Hostel organize an interaction program to welcome International Year of Light and Light Based Technologies (IYL2015) at at Hattiban Resort, Pharping, Kathmandu, Nepal. During the program, Er. Rishi Shah, Academician at Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) and Advisor/Patron at NASO share his experience […]

February 26, 2015

Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) organized a talk program ‘Laborotary Astrophysics: Experiments and Simulations’ on Friday, 13th February, 2015 at Conference Hall, Thames International College, Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu. During the talk, invited speaker Dr. Uddhab Chaulagain presented his research work on the Laboratory Astrophysics during his Ph.D. in France. Dr. Chaulagain is a research assistance at […]

February 26, 2015

A total of 33 participants (both science & non-science background) participated enthusiastically in the event. Rotaractors from Rotaract Club of Patan Durbar Square, Rotaract Club of Kathmandu Medical College, Rotaract Club of Lalitpur, Rotaract Club of Yala and Rotaract Club of Pashupati were also the part of the event.  Mr. Suresh Bhattarai (Chairman and CEO […]

December 15, 2014

Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) invites you to participate in #NameExoWorld Contest and Cosmic Light, two major International Astronomical Union (IAU) projects to celebrate International Year of Light 2015 (IYL2015). What is NameExoWolds? It is a global contest where everyone can participate to propose the name of the ExoWorlds. To propose the name, you need to […]

December 14, 2014

If you are looking for some good time with shooting stars, tonight may be memorable night for you! So, get ready for an exciting stellar circus in the night sky tonight!  Geminids are associated not with a comet but with an asteroid – the 3200 Phaethon. The asteroid takes about 1.4 years to orbit around […]