New stars of astronomy! Discovery within a Week project successfully completed at the Scientific cam
This weekend saw the closure of the program ‘Discovery within a Week’ held at the scientific camp for children LANAT of Moscow University. Thanks to the project on astronomy of the Foundation Noosfera, children made real scientific discoveries and named stars after themselves. Having learnt the basics of astronomy, by using professional programs schoolchildren discovered 6 new variable stars. All of them will be registered in the International Variable Stars Index AAVSO VSX.