Arif Ali Abbasi

Story Times: Astronomical parlance

In my long years as an astronomer, I have built my own astronomical lexicon (dictionary) with a great deal of effort... Published Feb 06, 2016 06:51am

Story times: Astronomical parlance

Didn’t I tickle your curiosity enough in my previous article to arouse you into loving this oldest of sciences... Published Jan 23, 2016 06:36am

Astronomy: Astronomy’s language

Pen, and consequently the spoken words are far stronger than the sword. Often acting in tandem, they both have... Published Dec 19, 2015 07:14am

Astronomy: Astronomical parlance

“Those who deserve monuments do not need them.”WE apply ourselves to scrapping into astronomy, astrophysics and... Published Oct 31, 2015 06:48am

Astronomy: The summer night sky

AT any time of the night, in any season, when the sky is free from pollution, mist droplets or city lights — or... Published Aug 01, 2015 07:05am

Astronomy: More astronomical parlance

WE have covered quite a long distance in our journey across the realm of astronomy. But the fact is that we have... Published Jun 28, 2015 07:36am

Astronomy: Astronomical parlance

LIFE is complicated, and getting more so by the hour. One aspect of this is that Science and technology have left ... Published May 10, 2015 07:33am

Astronomy: Back to quasars!

IMAGINE, light from the distant quasars proceeded for its travels towards our galaxy some eight billion years ago, ... Published Apr 25, 2015 06:41am