Eclipse Stories: The World Joins Together in Palu

The Jakarta Globe has published a follow-up piece on our Tadulako University/Western Kentucky University collaboration. The photo is by the amazing astrophotographer Juan Carlos Casado. Eclipse stories: the world joins together in Palu Graham Jones | Jakarta Globe | 14 March 2016 In Palu, they will tell you that their city is the centre of Indonesia: after all, the island of Sulawesi isContinue reading “Eclipse Stories: The World Joins Together in Palu”

“The best seat in the solar system”: 10 things you need to know for the March 9th eclipse

My latest piece for the Jakarta Globe includes 10 things you need to know about total eclipses :) “The best seat in the solar system”: 10 things you need to know for the March 9 eclipse Graham Jones | Jakarta Globe | 22 February 2016 Image: CNES/CNRS/NASA A total eclipse is a truly global event. AtContinue reading ““The best seat in the solar system”: 10 things you need to know for the March 9th eclipse”

Beauty and Ingenuity: Countdown to March 9 Eclipse

The build-up to the Indonesian eclipse continues! This is my latest piece for the Jakarta Globe. Beauty and Ingenuity: Countdown to March 9 Eclipse Graham Jones | Jakarta Globe | 19 January 2016 “If we could imagine a day prolonged for a lifetime, or nearly so, and that sunrise and sunset were rare events whichContinue reading “Beauty and Ingenuity: Countdown to March 9 Eclipse”

“Completely Off the Charts”: Indonesia Prepares for March 9 Eclipse

I’ve written a piece for the Jakarta Globe about next year’s total eclipse and our university workshops. “Completely Off the Charts”: Indonesia Prepares for March 9 Eclipse Graham Jones | Jakarta Globe | 19 November 2015 Image: Romeo Durscher Nyepi – the Balinese Hindu New Year, and a public holiday for all Indonesians – coincidesContinue reading ““Completely Off the Charts”: Indonesia Prepares for March 9 Eclipse”