Turn your face to the Sun and the shadows will fall behind you. (Maori proverb) Tourne-toi vers le Soleil et l'ombre sera derrière toi (proverbe Maori)
Education and providing resources is our key raison-d'être. We offer tuition and guest speakers; books & publications; and free-to-download material. Please click on the headings for further details
Tuition, courses and guest speakers Tuition is offered in astronomy and related subjects (Mathematics and Physics) from introductory to undergraduate level. We also offer tuition in the French language and other modern languages.
Books We offer a small but growing portfolio of astronomical and language books. Our books have been written either by Observatoire Solaire staff or by an author we recommend.
Educational resources Available for free download and use. We are building an extensive set of collateral for use by lecturers, tutors and teachers. These are also available for student projects, astronomical clubs and and non-commercial publications.
Limousin impact images Photographs of rock types and geological formations that evidence the asteroid impact within the late Triassic age and which can be seen within the Rochechouart (Limousin) region of France.
Asteroid name search Is there an asteroid with your name? Are you looking for a unique and customised gift? Take a look at our picture production service to see what we can research and produce for you.