Only 2 left! Adorn a baby's tummy with a vintage constellation map. Handprinted in Portland, Oregon on 100% cotton. Blue.
Celebrate the “irrational” with our new Pi T-shirt. Useful for all kinds of calculations, it is also important to scientists who work with planetary bodies and the spacecraft that visit them. It is also used by NASA scientists to calculate the distance between stars in a projection of the sky (spherical trigonometry – a special kind of geometry). Unisex sizes available: L, XL, XXL
Glass Earth Pendant
Our new glass earth pendant is the perfect pairing with our popular earrings. Adjustable waxed-cotton cord allows it to be worn as a choker or short pendant. ½” size earth. 18” maximum length pendant. Assembled in the USA.
Celestial Planisphere Glow-in-the-dark T-shirt
Does this design look familiar? The original art was designed by famed astronomy artist, Tomas Filsinger, as the popular Celestial Planisphere poster. Now it has been adapted with his consultation as a special Stellar Cartography, glow-in-the-dark, T-shirt revealing the Northern Hemisphere year-round in all of its glorious detail. Featuring stars that glow in the dark, this authentic star chart shirt is a great source of reference at night too! Sizes: L, XL, XXL
Moon Phases Baseball Cap
Our popular fleece cap is now available on a black canvas baseball cap! Moon phases wrap around this this one size fits all. Each image is placed to create a precise 360˚ model of the Moon's orbit around the Earth. Instructions are sewn inside the tag with moon phase names and which order they go in. Black. One size with adjustable tab; fits most adults and kids.
Space Shuttle Wax Seal Kit
Only 1 left! Give your stationary some vintage flair with this sealing wax kit celebrating space travel. It’s also the perfect gift for the person who has everything! Each seal comes in its own kraft box with a stick of metallic silver mailable sealing wax with a wick for quick and easy use. Light the wick and allow a pool of wax to collect on your envelope, then press the seal into the center of the pool (if it's hot out, it works best to chill the seal a bit) and your letter is secure!
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Astronomy Notecards (set of 4)
If you still send notecards to connect with friends and family and want to share your passion for astronomy, correspond with these elegant, nostalgic-looking notecards featuring an old observatory sketch, an early scientific illustration of spectra of light from various sources, a waxing crescent moon image, or vintage Saturn and ring illustrations. Set of 4, one of each. 4.5” x 6” folded. 100% recycled card and envelope. Blank inside.
Lite Owl - 3D Viewer
Designed by Brian May, the Lite Owl is the perfect 3-D viewer to view our Astronomy 3D stereocards and our new CD Moon Mission book. Thin and light it is perfect to view any modern or vintage stereo images, 3-D videos and even VR content on a smart phone. Since it is hand held focusing is very and can be used by glass wearers. Shipping cost is included in the price.
The Lite Owl – 3D Viewer with Astronomical Cards
New low price! This set of 12 Astronomical stereo cards and 3-D viewer (see images below) were designed and selected by Brian May. The hand held viewer is self focusing and perfect to view any modern or vintage stereo images and 3-D videos. The cards come in a specially created adhesive-free box designed by May.
Mission Moon 3-D Book
Only 2 left! The perfect gift, Mission Moon 3-D is a beautifully illustrated story of the space race captured in stereo 3-D with over 150 3-D photographs and 200 mono photographs. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the landing on the moon in July of 1969, this book includes a Lite-Owl 3-D viewer nested within the backcover. Written by David J. Eicher and illustrated by Brian May and Claudia Manzoni. 192 pgs. 9 ½”w x 12 ½” h.
The Moon - folded pocket guide
New low price! The perfect size to travel with, this folding pocket guide, in its 2nd edition, is a simple reference to the Moon and its surface features, its phases (and how these affect gravitation on Earth), eclipses, myths and viewing hints. Side 2 includes detailed maps highlighting prominent craters, mountains ranges, seas, highlands and manned moon landing sites. Laminated. All ages. James Kavanagh. c 2017 8 ½”h x 3 2/3”w. Shipping included in the price.
Illuminated Moon Globe
In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 Moon Landing, National Geographic and Replogle Globes have partnered up with this special edition Illuminated Moon Globe. Gently tap the globe for 5 minutes of illumination, or leave it on and use as a nightlight. 12" diameter.
ASP Glass Constellation Mug – Crux, The Southern Cross
New low price! Our 2018 and 4th Limited Edition Constellation glass mug features Crux, The Southern Cross. In tropical regions Crux can be seen in the sky from April to June. This constellation is bordered by Centaurus (which surrounds it on three sides) on the east, north, and west, and Musca to the south. For locations south of 34°S, Crux is circumpolar and thus always visible in the night sky.
Vintage Celestial Art Gift Wrap / Set of 4
New low price! Wrap gifts, books, and calendars with these vintage celestial gift wrap, The Phases of the Moon and the Celestial Chart. Printed on textured Italian archival paper, this wrapping paper also makes beautiful wall hangings for the office, guest room, or library. Can’t decide? Wrap gifts with one set and frame and hang the others in your favorite room. Set includes 2 of each design. 20” x 28”. Shipped rolled.
ASP Glass Constellation Mug – Ursa Major
New low price! Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa or morning coffee in our 2017 Limited Edition Constellation glass mug featuring Ursa Major, one of the handiest constellations to identify in our night skies, especially if you are a navigator.
El Universo a sus Pies
The Universe at Your Fingertips in Spanish! This new collection of over 60 exemplary hands-on activities features the "greatest hits" from Universe at Your Fingertips and More Universe at Your Fingertips, the most popular resource notebook and activity manuals published by Project ASTRO.
More Universe at Your Fingertips
The best-selling astronomy education resource available just got better! The thousands of educators and astronomers who own the original Universe at Your Fingertips have asked us for more! Here are 25 new classroom-tested activities, a host of resource listings and teaching suggestions, plus a guide to reliable astronomy information and activities on the web.
Tours of the Night Sky
This best-selling ASP collection of 4 seasonal audio nightsky tours and 40-page booklet with star charts makes stargazing easy. Whether hiking, camping, or simply going out into your backyard, you can play these audio tours (either CD or cassette) on your portable player and embark on a magical tour of the heavens. Using the brightest stars as markers, you will soon effortlessly locate major constellations and discover their mythical origins. It's like having an astronomer by your side!