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Identified Media Mentions 2000

Armagh Observatory Media Mentions:
Calendar Year 2000.
Observatory-authored items indicated by `OBS'.
       
Running Approximate  Main Subject, Author, and Other Details  Newspaper, Radio, TV Programme etc.  
Total Date      

1

    01-Jan-2000   Joy to the World (Ben Forde -- video)   Christian Video Productions

2

    01-Jan-2000   `Leonides 1999: Enfin, une pluie d'etoiles'   Ciel & Espace (Jean-Francois Hait)

3

    04-Jan-2000   NEO Task Force   BBC Newsline

4

    04-Jan-2000   NEO Task Force   Downtown Radio

5

    04-Jan-2000   NEO Task Force   BBC Radio Ulster

6

    04-Jan-2000   Whitehall appoints a team who will save the world   Independent (Steve Connor)

7

  OBS   06-Jan-2000   Gerry Doyle's column   Ulster Gazette

8

  OBS   12-Jan-2000   Drenched December (jmf)   Tyrone Courier

9

  OBS   13-Jan-2000   Drenched December (jmf)   Armagh Observer

10

  OBS   13-Jan-2000   Death of Professor Derek Lindsay (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

11

  OBS   13-Jan-2000   Gerry Doyle's column   Ulster Gazette

12

    13-Jan-2000   The Buildings of County Armagh (Sir Charles Brett)   Ulster Gazette

13

  OBS   13-Jan-2000   Death of Professor Derek Lindsay (jmf)   Armagh Observer

14

  OBS   20-Jan-2000   Gerry Doyle's column   Ulster Gazette

15

  OBS   20-Jan-2000   Total Lunar Eclipse (jmf)   BBC TV Newsline

16

  OBS   27-Jan-2000   `Top Astronomer to Visit Armagh (meb, jmf)'   Ulster Gazette

17

  OBS   29-Jan-2000   `Top Astronomer to Visit Armagh (meb, jmf)'   Belfast Telegraph

18

    31-Jan-2000   `Solar variability, clouds and global warming'   BBC Good Morning Ulster

19

    01-Feb-2000   The 1999 Leonids observed from the Sinai desert (N. James)   Journal of the British Astron. Ass.

20

    01-Feb-2000   The Leonids Storm on Schedule (Edwin L. Aguirre)   Sky & Telescope

21

    01-Feb-2000   Meeting notice: Near Earth Objects (John McConnell)   Astronomy Now

22

    07-Feb-2000   Near Earth Objects (Alison Fleming)   UTV Life

23

    09-Feb-2000   Minor Planet (9140) Deni   Good Morning Ulster Radio

24

  OBS   09-Feb-2000   Minister to Visit Armagh (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

25

    09-Feb-2000   Minor Planet (9140) Deni   BBC Newsline TV

26

    09-Feb-2000   Weather in January (John Mareno)   Tyrone Times

27

    09-Feb-2000   Earth breathes a sigh of relief as asteroid's aim  

      goes astray   Belfast Telegraph

28

  OBS   10-Feb-2000   `Top Astronomer to Visit Armagh (meb, jmf)'   Ulster Gazette

29

  OBS   10-Feb-2000   Gerry Doyle's column   Ulster Gazette

30

  OBS   10-Feb-2000   `Top Astronomer to Visit Armagh (meb, jmf)'   Armagh Observer

31

  OBS   10-Feb-2000   Minister to Visit Armagh (jmf)   Armagh Observer

32

  OBS   10-Feb-2000   Minister to Visit Armagh (jmf)   Belfast Telegraph

33

    14-Feb-2000   Spaceguard in the New Millennium   BBC Radio Ulster: Across the Line

34

  OBS   14-Feb-2000   Shuttle Endeavour visible over Ulster (jmf)   BBC Raio Ulster: Evening Extra

35

  OBS   15-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   BBC Radio Ulster: Good Morning Ulster

36

  OBS   15-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   BBC Teletext Service

37

  OBS   15-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   UTV

38

    16-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   BBC Radio Ulster Newsdesk

39

    16-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   BBC Northern Ireland News

40

  OBS   17-Feb-2000   Shuttle Endeavour visible over Ulster (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

41

  OBS   17-Feb-2000   Top Comet Finder (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

42

  OBS   17-Feb-2000   Minor Planet (9140) Deni   Armagh Observer

43

  OBS   17-Feb-2000   The Minister in waiting (Neil Johnston)   Belfast Telegraph

44

  OBS   17-Feb-2000   Shuttle Endeavour visible over Ulster (jmf)   Armagh Observer

45

  OBS   17-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   Belfast Telegraph

46

    17-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   Monaghan Northern Sound Radio

47

    17-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   Armagh Observer

48

    20-Feb-2000   Ulster to help stop Armagh-eddon (Karen McManus)   News of the World

49

  OBS   24-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   Ulster Gazette

50

  OBS   24-Feb-2000   Minister to Visit Armagh (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

51

  OBS   24-Feb-2000   Gerry Doyle's column   Ulster Gazette

52

  OBS   24-Feb-2000   Supercomputer destined for Armagh (mds)   Armagh Observer

53

    24-Feb-2000   Asteroids (Marie-Louise Kerr and Gareth McConnell)   BBC Choice: 11th Hour (Ralph McLean)

54

    29-Feb-2000   Global warming   RTE 1 Radio

55

    02-Mar-2000   Observatory funding lessening   Armagh Observer

56

    08-Mar-2000   Local Astronomers Society goes from strength to strength   East Antrim Gazette

57

  OBS   09-Mar-2000   February milder than usual (jmf)   Armagh Observer

58

  OBS   09-Mar-2000   February milder than usual (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

59

  OBS   09-Mar-2000   Gerry Doyle's column   Ulster Gazette

60

  OBS   16-Mar-2000   Mir visibility (jmf)   Community Telegraph

61

    18-Mar-2000   Astronomer who united study of astronomy in a  

      divided Ireland   The Irish Times

62

  OBS   23-Mar-2000   Wife of former Observatory director dies (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

63

  OBS   23-Mar-2000   Wife of former Observatory director dies (jmf)   Armagh Observer

64

    28-Mar-2000   Nine grants for Province   News Letter

65

    30-Mar-2000   Weather archive to go online   Ulster Gazette

66

    01-Apr-2000   Astrophysics in 1999 (V Trimble and M J Aschwanden)   PASP

67

    01-Apr-2000   ASSA Observations of 1999 Leonid Meteor Shower   MNASSA (T. P. Cooper)

68

    01-Apr-2000   Further thoughts on Dr Eric Lindsay (Patrick Corvan)   Stardust

69

    06-Apr-2000   Moon and planets configuration   BBC Radio Ulster: Evening Extra

70

  OBS   06-Apr-2000   Mild dry March (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

71

    07-Apr-2000   Moon and planets configuration   Irish News

72

    10-Apr-2000   Best sighting of Aurora Borealis in 30 years (Lisa Magee)   Ballymena Guardian

73

    15-Apr-2000   Northern Lights and the Dundalk skyline (Margaret Roddy)   The Argus Weekender

74

    17-Apr-2000   Future Proof?   BBC TV Newsline

75

    20-Apr-2000   11th Hour   BBC Choice: 11th Hour

76

    26-Apr-2000   20/20 Visions: The Environment   BBC 1 TV

77

    29-Apr-2000   Your Place and Mine: Observatory weather records online   BBC Radio Ulster

78

    01-May-2000   Besog pa Armagh Observatorium (Lars Poort)   Knudepunktet

79

  OBS   01-May-2000   Cool April showers (jmf)   Downtown Radio

80

  OBS   02-May-2000   Cool April showers (jmf)   News Letter

81

    02-May-2000   Lottery towns all winners   Irish News

82

    03-May-2000   Sun set to shine for another few days (Stephen Alexander)   Irish News

83

    04-May-2000   `I LOVE YOU' Loves eating MP3s (Brad King)   Wired News

84

    07-May-2000   On the Record   BBC 1 TV

85

  OBS   13-May-2000   Long-Lost Asteroid Found (jmf)   News Letter

86

    15-May-2000   Edgar Mitchell visits Armagh   Downtown Radio

87

  OBS   18-May-2000   Long-Lost Asteroid Found (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

88

    25-May-2000   Collone ladies at Observatory   Ulster Gazette

89

    30-May-2000   Reach for the Stars   St Mary's Christian Bros. Grammar School

90

    01-Jun-2000   Will the Leonid Storms Continue? (Joe Rao)   Sky & Telescope

91

    01-Jun-2000   The Leonids' Rising Stars   Sky & Telescope

92

    01-Jun-2000   Sad death of popular city lady.   Ulster Gazette

93

    01-Jun-2000   Authors Bill and Anne in treat for book lovers.   Ulster Gazette

94

  OBS   08-Jun-2000   Dry Sunny May (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

95

  OBS   08-Jun-2000   Dry Sunny May (jmf)   Armagh Observer

96

    16-Jun-2000   Filming at Armagh Observatory   RTE 1 TV

97

    19-Jun-2000   Armagh observatory (Milan Zboril)   Kozmos

98

    26-Jun-2000   Young Innovators 2000   SetPoint Northern Ireland

99

  OBS   29-Jun-2000   Amateur astronomers launch rocket from Armagh   Ulster Gazette

100

    01-Jul-2000   What are the easiest NGC objects to see?   Astronomy (Ken Hewitt-White)

101

    01-Jul-2000   Het geluid van meteoren (Sound of Meteors) (J. Cuypers)   Heelal: J. Belgium Amat. Astr. Ass. (VVS)

102

  OBS   05-Jul-2000   June slightly drier and duller than usual (jmf)   Tyrone Courier

103

  OBS   06-Jul-2000   June slightly drier and duller than usual (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

104

  OBS   06-Jul-2000   June slightly drier and duller than usual (jmf)   Armagh Observer

105

    23-Jul-2000   Comet LINEAR   Belfast City Beat Radio

106

  OBS   27-Jul-2000   A new moon discovered orbiting Jupiter (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

107

    01-Aug-2000   The History of Daramona Observatory and W.E. Wilson   Orbit (John McConnell)

108

    01-Aug-2000   Armagh: a natural gateway to the North   Enterprise

109

  OBS   03-Aug-2000   Director of Belgrade Observatory Visits Armagh   Armagh Observer

110

  OBS   03-Aug-2000   Dry July (jmf)   Downtown Radio

111

  OBS   03-Aug-2000   Director of Belgrade Observatory Visits Armagh   Belfast Telegraph

112

  OBS   03-Aug-2000   Director of Belgrade Observatory Visits Armagh   Irish News

113

  OBS   09-Aug-2000   Dry July (jmf)   Tyrone Courier

114

  OBS   10-Aug-2000   Dry July (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

115

  OBS   10-Aug-2000   Meteors by moonlight (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

116

  OBS   10-Aug-2000   Director of Belgrade Observatory Visits Armagh   Ulster Gazette

117

  OBS   10-Aug-2000   Director of Belgrade Observatory Visits Armagh   Armagh Observer

118

    18-Aug-2000   Strange Hypergiant (Chris Sterken)   `IAU: Northern Lights, No.11'

119

  OBS   24-Aug-2000   International astronomers gather in Armagh (mdg)   Ulster Gazette

120

    28-Aug-2000   Watercolour Challenge (Hannah Gordon)   Channel 4

121

    29-Aug-2000   Asteroid impact hazard   BBC 2 Horizon

122

  OBS   31-Aug-2000   International astronomers gather in Armagh (mdg)   Armagh Observer

123

  OBS   31-Aug-2000   Armagh to join Southern African Large Telescope project   Ulster Gazette

124

    01-Sep-2000   SALT: Africa's Giant Eye in the Sky   A Cape Argus Commercial Feature

125

    01-Sep-2000   Big or Biggest Telescope? (Ian Elliott and Scott Teare)   Mercury

126

  OBS   07-Sep-2000   UK-Japan astronomy team explores cannibal stars (csj)   Armagh Observer

127

    07-Sep-2000   European Heritage Open Days (Historic Buildings Council)   Armagh Observer

128

    09-Sep-2000   The Advancement of Science Conference (Dick Ahlstrom)   The Irish Times

129

    09-Sep-2000   British Association Science Festival (Nick Nutall)   The Times

130

    09-Sep-2000   British Association Science Festival (Alan Hamilton)   The Times

131

    13-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Daily Telegraph

132

    13-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Annanova News

133

    13-Sep-2000   Astronomer puts price on armageddon (Aeneas Bonner)   Irish News

134

    15-Sep-2000   Southern African Large Telescope   Times Higher Education Supplement

135

    16-Sep-2000   Impact hazard (Tim Radford)   Guardian

136

    17-Sep-2000   Impact hazard (Jonathan Leake)   The Sunday Times

137

  OBS   17-Sep-2000   UK-Japan astronomy team explores cannibal stars (csj)   Ulster Gazette

138

  OBS   17-Sep-2000   Warm wet August (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

139

  OBS   17-Sep-2000   SALT   Armagh Observer

140

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC News Online

141

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard (Geraint Smith)   London Evening Standard

142

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard (Desmond McCartan)   Belfast Telegraph

143

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC News Online

144

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC Radio 5 Live Breakfast Programme

145

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC Radio 4 Today Programme

146

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC Radio Ulster Good Morning Ulster

147

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC1 TV Breakfast News

148

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC Radio Scotland

149

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC News 24

150

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC World Service, Newshour

151

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Sky News TV

152

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC TV National News

153

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC TV National News

154

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   RTE TV National News

155

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Channel 24 KVUE Evening News TV, Austin, TX

156

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC Radio London Live

157

    18-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   CFRA Radio, Newstalk, Radio Ontario, Canada

158

    19-Sep-2000   Impact hazard (James Chapman)   Daily Mail

159

    19-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC World Service, Calling the Falklands

160

    19-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Belfast Telegraph

161

    19-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   South African Broadcasting Company

162

    20-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   The Age, Australia

163

    20-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Canadian Radio (CBC), French Service, Alberta

164

    20-Sep-2000   Armagh may be Earth's first line of defence   Irish News (Andrea McKernon)

165

    21-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Science in the News

166

    21-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Canadian Broadcasting Company

167

    22-Sep-2000   Armagh Planetarium refurbishment (Rosie McCann)   Belfast Telegraph

168

    23-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   New Scientist

169

    24-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Sunday World

170

    28-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   Ulster Gazette

171

    29-Sep-2000   Various contributions to Target Earth book   Target Earth (Duncan Steel)

172

    29-Sep-2000   Impact hazard   BBC 2 Final Frontier

173

    01-Oct-2000   SALT (Sue Bowler)   Astronomy & Geophysics 41(5)

174

    01-Oct-2000   RAS Annual Report   Astronomy & Geophysics Supplement 41(5)

175

    01-Oct-2000   RAS Annual Report   Astronomy & Geophysics Supplement 41(5)

176

  OBS   01-Oct-2000   Comet C/1999 S4 (LINEAR) (jmf)   Astronomy & Geophysics

177

    01-Oct-2000   Spaceguard (Jay Tate)   Radio Ulster

178

  OBS   05-Oct-2000   September Weather (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

179

  OBS   05-Oct-2000   September Weather (jmf)   Armagh Observer

180

    07-Oct-2000   Can Armagh save the Planet Earth? (Ciaran McGuigan)   Belfast Telegraph

181

    10-Oct-2000   The Moonlit Leonids 2000   Science @NASA

182

  OBS   12-Oct-2000   Robinson Lecture (jmf)   Armagh Observer

183

    18-Oct-2000   World weather stations list   http://www.stationmeteo.fr.st/

184

    26-Oct-2000   Lunar Leonids 2000   Science@NASA

185

    26-Oct-2000   Visit the Planetarium at Hallowe'en   Ulster Gazette

186

    01-Nov-2000   How the north can save the planet! (Mairtin Crawford)   Fortnight

187

  OBS   02-Nov-2000   Japanese Discover Large Earth-Crossing Asteroid (meb)   Armagh Observer

188

    02-Nov-2000   Asteroid 2000 UV13   BBC Radio Ulster: Good Morning Ulster

189

    04-Nov-2000   Armagh starman spots giant asteroid (Gary Grattan)   Belfast Telegraph

190

    07-Nov-2000   Mir and global warming (Ann Madden)   Irish News

191

    08-Nov-2000   Prince denounced as `arrogant and ignorant'   The Times (Craig Clarke)

192

  OBS   08-Nov-2000   October wetter than normal (jmf)   Tyrone Courier

193

  OBS   09-Nov-2000   October wetter than normal (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

194

  OBS   09-Nov-2000   Observatory honours former Director (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

195

  OBS   09-Nov-2000   Observatory honours former Director (jmf)   Armagh Observer

196

    09-Nov-2000   Robinson Lecture   Armagh Observer

197

    09-Nov-2000   Tá muid slán -- go ceann tamaill (Ciarán Ó Pronntaigh)  

198

    10-Nov-2000   Almost a month's rain has soaked the area in a week   Portadown Times

199

    11-Nov-2000   Damned spot (Eugenie Samuel)   New Scientist

200

    14-Nov-2000   Here come the Leonids (David Whitehouse)   BBC News Online

201

    15-Nov-2000   Leonid Meteors: Astronomers Announce Results  

      and Predictions   Sky & Telescope: Online Current News

202

  OBS   16-Nov-2000   Two Hundred Years on the Net (cjb)   Ulster Gazette

203

  OBS   16-Nov-2000   Japanese Discover Large Earth-Crossing Asteroid (meb)   Ulster Gazette

204

  OBS   16-Nov-2000   Two Hundred Years on the Net (cjb)   Irish News

205

    16-Nov-2000   The Moonlit Leonids 2000   Science @NASA

206

    16-Nov-2000   Leonids   BBC TV

207

    16-Nov-2000   The Lion's main attraction (Duncan Steel)   The Guardian

208

    17-Nov-2000   Leonids   BBC Radio 4 Today Programme

209

  OBS   17-Nov-2000   Leonid Meteors by Moonlight (jmf)   Portadown Times

210

  OBS   17-Nov-2000   Leonid meteor shower (meb)   Irish News

211

    17-Nov-2000   Leonids   Radio company: www.now.com

212

    17-Nov-2000   Leonids 2000: will it storm? (Neil Bone)   Spaceflight Now

213

    18-Nov-2000   Leonids in 2000: A First Look   Sky & Telescope: Online Current News

214

    21-Nov-2000   Leonids Galore. Predicting Leonids becomes a science?   Science@NASA

215

  OBS   22-Nov-2000   Two Hundred Years on the Net (cjb)   CCNet (B J Peiser)

216

  OBS   23-Nov-2000   Observatory honours former Director (jmf)   Armagh Observer

217

    28-Nov-2000   Sun's warming influence 'under-estimated' (D. Whitehouse)   BBC News Online

218

    29-Nov-2000   Site Seeing: Site of the Month   www.sciencenet.org.uk/Siteseeing/index.html

219

    01-Dec-2000   Leonid Alert for Eastern North America   Sky & Telescope

220

    01-Dec-2000   Out of Africa (Anthony Fairall)   Astronomy Now

221

  OBS   01-Dec-2000   De dag dat de aarde schudde? (jmf)   Zenit

222

    01-Dec-2000   UK Government Announces Asteroid Hazard Report   Astronomy & Space

223

    01-Dec-2000   International Meteor Organisation -- Early Summary  

      of Leonids 2000   Orbit

224

    05-Dec-2000   Dull skies (Mike McKim)   BBC correspondent

225

  OBS   07-Dec-2000   Dull wet November (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

226

  OBS   07-Dec-2000   Saturn's Satellites (jmf)   Ulster Gazette

227

    09-Dec-2000   Doomed asteroids point to Earth-like planets fit for life   New Scientist

228

  OBS   13-Dec-2000   Mysterious Meteors (jmf)   News Letter

229

    17-Dec-2000   Sun-weather climate change   BBC Newsline

230

  OBS   28-Dec-2000   Christmas Stars (meb/jmf)   Ulster Gazette

231

    29-Dec-2000   Jodrell Bank and Merlin   BBC Radio 4 Today Programme

       


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