Welcome to the
Cowichan Valley Starfinders
The Cowichan Valley Starfinders are a non-profit society who’s mandate is to promote and enjoy amateur astronomy in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Monthly Club Socials
Socials are held the 4th Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm with the exception of July, August and December (dinner) and are hosted in Mill Bay. Come and enjoy a fun and informative social and maybe a little observing afterward.
Astronomy & Space News
- A Meteoroid Smashed Into the Side of a Crater on Mars and Then Started a Landslide
- The Black Hole Ultimate Solar System: a Supermassive Black Hole, 9 Stars and 550 Planets
- Astronomers see distant eruption as black hole destroys star
- Dust clouds can explain puzzling features of active galactic nuclei
- Distant moons may harbor life
- Black Hole Destroys Star and Shoots Jet
- What’s the Minimum Number of People you Should Send in a Generational Ship to Proxima Centauri?
- The Aftermath of GW170817: Neutron Star or Black Hole?
- Short gamma-ray bursts do follow binary neutron star mergers
- One Way to Find Aliens Would be to Search for Artificial Rings of Satellites: Clarke Belts