Astronomer Benefits & Salaries?

Answer Astronomers are professional star-gazers. They also look at planets, moons, asteroids, solar systems and galaxies. They use astronomical and mathematical principles, as well as advanced mathematics... Read More »

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How to Become an Astronomer?

A passion for stars, planets, galaxies, and the universe, and a thirst for knowledge of what's out there can lead you to consider astronomy as a career and not just as an amateur pursuit. It's a ch... Read More »

Astronomer Activities?

Astronomy is the study of the stars and elements in outer space. If you are looking for more knowledge on this subject, you can incorporate activities that can help you learn. Whether you are a beg... Read More »

What did the astronomer Ptolemy discover?

Ptolemy (about A.D. 87 to about A.D. 170) was an ancient astronomer, mathematician and geographer in Alexandria, Egypt. He was the first person to observe and record the evection of the moon. Evect... Read More »

How to Tell the Difference Between an Astronomer and an Astrologer?

Sometimes the terms astrologer and astronomer get confused and this is unfortunate because they are fairly distinct pursuits! Here is a fast way to sort the astronomers from the astrologers.